New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: salvage · lavage · ravage · savagely · savagery · sausage · adage · damage · garage · lovage
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savage

adjective
noun
verb
adjective
1 adjective cruel, violent fíochmhar adj1  c m ubrúidiúil adj2  c m uthey carried out a savage attack on him rinne siad ionsaí fíochmhar airI took a savage blow to the ear buaileadh buille fíochmhar sa chluas ormthere has been a number of savage murders in the area tharla roinnt dúnmharuithe brúidiúla sa cheantar 2 adjective fierce, dangerous fiáin adj1  c m ufíochmhar adj1  c m ufiánta adj  c m uhe was like a savage beast bhí sé mar a bheadh ainmhí fiáin annlions are savage animals is ainmhithe fiánta iad na leointhey were savage warriors ba laochra fíochmhara iad
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3 adjective cutting, hurtful géar adj1  c m unimhneach adj1  c m uthe review was savage bhí an léirmheas an-ghéardespite the savage criticism of the opposition d'ainneoin ghéarcháineadh an fhreasúra 4 adjective extremely severedamanta adj3  c m uuafásach adj1  c m umillteanach adj1  c m uI get a savage pain in my knee tagann pian dhamanta i mo ghlúinthis is a savage cut in our funding is gearradh siar uafásach ar ár maoiniú é seo 5 adjective wild, inhospitable fiáin adj1  c m ufiánta adj  c m uI love this savage landscape is breá liom an tírdhreach fiáin seo 6 adjective outstanding iontach adj1  c m uhe's a savage player is imreoir den scoth é, imreoir nótáilte is ea that was a savage film sárscannán a bhí ansin, bhí an scannán sin ar fheabhas, bhí an scannán sin thar cionn 7 adjective primitive offensive míshibhialta adj3barbartha adj3  c m uhe regarded them as savage tribes dhearc sé orthu mar threibheanna míshibhialta
noun
8 noun person from a non-civilised society offensive duine fiáin 9 noun undisciplined and violent person pejorative duine fiáinbrúid fem2  c m uthey were fighting like savages bhí siad ag troid mar a bheadh daoine fiáine ann
verb
10 verb criticise severely TRANSITIVEcáin go géarcáineadh trom a dhéanamh arthe board was savaged in the report rinneadh cáineadh trom ar an mbord sa tuairisc 11 verb attack physically TRANSITIVEstoll verbsclár verb

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