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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An intractably barbarous or uncultivated state of nature; An unruly disposition to do as one pleases; The property of being turbulent; A feeling of extreme emotional intensity.

Usage examples (38)
  • Liza had always had a tendency to wildness
  • The element of wildness in his behavior was a protest against repressive convention
  • The wildness of his anger
  • That is some Anglo-American wildness from the back of the wayback. for more
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