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violence in English:

1. violent violent


violent alcoholic
When he claims to desire eternal life, in reality man merely wishes to avoid a premature, violent or gruesome death.
Violent extremists have exploited these tensions in a small but potent minority of Muslims.
Misdirected discontentment on the left and right boiled over into violent incidents across the country.
The LDP brought out a bill to raise taxes, but they met with such violent opposition that they backed down.
Numerous violent and sudden casualties among C++ developers are caused by segmentation faults every year.
Finally, in 1314, these games had become so violent and dangerous that King Edward II made a law.
Slanderous, defamatory, obscene, indecent, lewd, pornographic, violent, abusive, insulting, threatening and harassing comments are not tolerated.
In Ankara, I made clear that America is not – and never will be – at war with Islam. We will, however, relentlessly confront violent extremists who pose a grave threat to our security.
Floods, violent wind storms, droughts, killing frosts, and the problems of air pollution have all, on occasion, influenced modern society.
He has a violent temper. Violent thunderstorms. The speaker launched into a violent attack on the president's policies (spoke forcefully against).
Situation in which people are hurt or killed. Although sexual and violent crimes have increased by 10%, they remain only a tiny fraction of the total number of crimes committed each year. Her family is still trying to come to terms with her violent death.
I have an object, a task, let me say the word, a passion. The profession of writing is a violent and almost indestructible passion.

English word "violence"(violent) occurs in sets:

adjectives to nouns (general vocabulary; zamiana p...
Word formation nouns

2. ferocity



English word "violence"(ferocity) occurs in sets:

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3. behaviour that is intended to hurt other people physically



4. is


Is he sleeping?
Democracy is the worst form of government, except all the others that have been tried.
The library is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Water is liquid. When it freezes, it becomes solid.
From year to year, pollution is worsening.
I'd like to make a call to Tokyo, Japan. The number is 3202-5625.
According to this magazine, the economic situation in Japan is getting worse year by year.
Officially it is his responsibility, but in fact his secretary does all the work.
It is very difficult to persuade people to change their life style.
You cannot enter the museum. It is currently under repair.
My interest in politics is strictly academic.
The government's economic policy is credited for Japan's postwar economic success.
It is because light travels faster than sound that we see lightning before we hear thunder.
Zürich is considered to be a major financial hub.
A good biography is interesting and instructive.

English word "violence"(is) occurs in sets:

Invariably singular &plural non-count nouns

5. blood and gore



English word "violence"(blood and gore) occurs in sets:

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