Synonyms for Savage:


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


hard, unkind, hateful, awful, monstrous, pitiless, uncharitable. acid, accusatory, ad hominem, acrid, blistering, uncivil, primitive, biting, acerbic, culture, barbed, accusing, astringent, uncultured, uncultivated. arboreal, asexual, Caged, best-of-breed, amphibious, anthropoid, help, aquatic, captive, androgynous, articulate. Genghis Khan, despot, ogre, monster, sadist, psycho. bare, sun-baked, treeless, dry, lifeless, dusty, parched, deserted, arid. massacre, exterminate, take someone's life, bump off, slaughter, strangle, assassinate, dispatch. censure, tear someone/something to pieces/shreds, harangue, castigate, tear apart, tell off, take/bring/hold someone to task. canuck, eskimo, dago, coloured, coon, coolie, cracker, colored, black. barbarian (noun)
enemy (noun)
Archenemy, sectarian, opposite, opponent, invader, enemy, competitor, antagonist, combatant, foe, rival, shrew, adversary, Sectary, unfriendly, assailant, opposition, attacker, sanguinary.
savage (noun)
brute, brutal, ferocious, uncivilized, fierce, violent, wolf, crucify, beast, barbarous, wild, feral, wildcat, fell, pillory, vicious, noncivilized, inhumane, furious, untamed, roughshod, barbarian, uncivilised, barbaric, noncivilised, cruel.


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

Other synonyms:

despot, wolfish, uncultured, psycho, sadist, remorseless, tell off, Genghis Khan, censure. rapacious, harangue, monster, ogre. tear apart, uncivil. slaughter. barbarian
primitive, uncivilized.

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