Synonyms for Savage:


brutal (adjective)
barbarous, bestial, brutal, brutish, carnal, coarse, cruel, gross, inhuman, rough, rude, ruthless, ferocious, inhumane.
cruel, vicious (adjective)
barbarous, brutish, cold-blooded, destructive, devilish, diabolical, fell, frantic, furious, heartless, hellish, infernal, inhuman, inhumane, malevolent, malicious, murderous, pitiless, raging, rapacious, relentless, remorseless, ruthless, truculent, violent, wolfish.
destructive (adjective)
feral (adjective)
murderous (adjective)
murderous, bloody-minded, sanguinary.
untamed (adjective)
untamed, feral, wild.
violent (adjective)
abusive, assaultive, brawling, broiling, ferocious, fierce, fighting, frenzied, furious, intense, outrageous, raging, tumultuous, uproarious, vehement, violent, wild.
wild, untamed (adjective)
aboriginal, ancient, archaic, barbarian, barbaric, bestial, brutal, brute, crude, earliest, feral, ferocious, fierce, fundamental, native, natural, original, primary, primeval, primitive, primordial, pristine, rough, rude, rustic, simple, uncivilized, uncultivated, uncultured, unrestrained, unspoiled, vicious.


awful, hard, hateful, monstrous, pitiless, uncharitable, unkind. accusatory, accusing, acerbic, acid, acrid, ad hominem, astringent, barbed, biting, blistering, culture, primitive, uncivil, uncultivated, uncultured. acute, desperate, dire, extreme, grave, kind, profound, rigorous, serious, severe, truculent, wolfish. amphibious, androgynous, anthropoid, aquatic, arboreal, articulate, asexual, captive, help, Caged, best-of-breed. despot, Genghis Khan, monster, ogre, psycho, sadist. arid, bare, deserted, dry, dusty, lifeless, parched, treeless, sun-baked. assassinate, bump off, dispatch, exterminate, massacre, slaughter, strangle, take someone's life. castigate, censure, harangue, tear apart, tell off, take/bring/hold someone to task, tear someone/something to pieces/shreds. black, canuck, colored, coloured, coolie, coon, cracker, dago, eskimo. barbarian (noun)
cruel (noun)
bloody-minded, cold-blooded, destructive, devilish, diabolical, frantic, generous, heartless, hellish, infernal, infuriate, kind, malevolent, malicious, malignant, murderous, rapacious, ravenous, relentless, remorseless.
enemy (noun)
adversary, antagonist, assailant, attacker, combatant, competitor, enemy, foe, invader, opponent, opposite, opposition, rival, sanguinary, sectarian, shrew, unfriendly, Archenemy, Sectary.
primitive (noun)
aboriginal, advanced, ancient, archaic, civilized, crude, earliest, fundamental, native, natural, original, primary, primeval, primordial, pristine, rustic, simple.
savage (noun)
barbarian, barbaric, barbarous, beast, brutal, brute, crucify, cruel, fell, feral, ferocious, fierce, furious, inhumane, noncivilised, noncivilized, pillory, roughshod, uncivilised, uncivilized, untamed, vicious, violent, wild, wildcat, wolf.
wild (noun)
broken, pagan, primitive, tame, uncultivated, uncultured, ungoverned, unrestrained, unspoiled, untaught.


attack (verb)
assail, assault, attack, barrage, batter, bombard, charge, combat, fight, flay, hammer, harry, invade, lash, lunge, pound, raid, riot, scarify, scathe, scorch, slash, storm, strike, thrust, trounce, violate.
communication (verb)
crucify, pillory.
destroying (verb)

Other synonyms:

censure, despot, Genghis Khan, psycho, remorseless, sadist, tell off, uncultured, wolfish. harangue, monster, ogre, rapacious. tear apart, uncivil. slaughter. barbarian
primitive, uncivilized.
Other relevant words:
aboriginal, accusatory, accusing, acerbic, acid, acrid, acute, advanced, amphibious, ancient, androgynous, anthropoid, aquatic, arboreal, archaic, arid, articulate, asexual, assassinate, astringent, awful, barbarian, barbaric, barbed, bare, beast, biting, black, blistering, bloody-minded, broken, brute, canuck, captive, castigate, censure, cold-blooded, colored, coloured, coolie, coon, cracker, crucify, crude, culture, dago, deserted, desperate, despot, destructive, devilish, diabolical, dire, dispatch, dry, dusty, earliest, eskimo, exterminate, extreme, fell, feral, frantic, fundamental, generous, grave, harangue, hard, hateful, heartless, hellish, help, infernal, infuriate, inhumane, kind, lifeless, malevolent, malicious, malignant, massacre, monster, monstrous, murderous, native, natural, noncivilised, noncivilized, ogre, original, pagan, parched, pillory, pitiless, primary, primeval, primitive, primordial, pristine, profound, psycho, rapacious, ravenous, relentless, remorseless, rigorous, roughshod, rustic, sadist, serious, severe, simple, slaughter, strangle, tame, treeless, truculent, uncharitable, uncivil, uncivilised, uncivilized, uncultivated, uncultured, ungoverned, unkind, unrestrained, unspoiled, untamed, untaught, vicious, wildcat, wolf, wolfish, Caged, best-of-breed, sun-baked.

Usage examples for savage

  1. This savage noise has already wrought its own benefit. – Old Fritz and the New Era by Louise Muhlbach
  2. Well, he's a true savage by my soul. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  3. It was a savage pull. – The Emigrant Trail by Geraldine Bonner