- an uncivilized condition
- a savage act or nature
- savages collectively
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
sav•age•ry /ˈsævədʒri/USA pronunciation n. [uncountable]WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
savage behavior:surprised by the savagery of her attack.
sav•age•ry (sav′ij rē),USA pronunciation n., pl. -ries.
- an uncivilized or barbaric state or condition;
- savage action, nature, disposition, or behavior.
- savage + -ry 1585–95
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savagery /ˈsævɪdʒrɪ/ n ( pl -ries)
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