a feeling of extreme emotional intensity
"the wildness of his anger"
ferocity, fierceness, furiousness, fury, vehemence, violence, wildness(noun)
the property of being wild or turbulent
"the storm's violence"
an unruly disposition to do as one pleases
"Liza had always had a tendency to wildness"; "the element of wildness in his behavior was a protest against repressive convention"
an intractably barbarous or uncultivated state of nature
the quality of being wild or untamed
the quality or state of being wild; an uncultivated or untamed state; disposition to rove or go unrestrained; rudeness; savageness; irregularity; distraction
Wildness is literally the quality of being wild or untamed, but further to this, it has been defined as a quality produced in nature, as that which emerges from a forest, and as a level of achievement in nature. It differs from wilderness, which is a place where wildness occurs.
The numerical value of wildness in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of wildness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of wildness in a Sentence
In wildness is the preservation of the world.
Real freedom lies in wildness, not in civilization.
Do not admire the warriors; do not admire the fighters; condemn the fist! Get rid of this low culture of wildness! Admire the nonviolent; applaud the peaceful; despise the brute force!
Wildness. We're running out of it, even up in Alaska. People need to be reminded that the world is unsafe and unpredictable, and at a moment's notice, they could lose everything, like that. I do it to remind them that chaos is always out there, lurking beyond the horizon. That, plus, sometimes you have to do something bad, just to know you're alive.
The most compelling arguments are the ones we forget about using -- and that is the beauty and the special nature and the wildness of the place, it's not everybody's cup of tea, but the fact of the matter is it is unique. It truly is the last great wilderness. A lot of people like the idea that there's a place like that that's still left, and they want it to be left for future generations.
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