Part of speech:
Not domesticated or cultivated; wild:
Deliberately seeking to inflict pain and suffering; enjoying others' suffering; without mercy or pity
Having a harmful influence:
The definition of barbarous is something that is uncivilized or crude.
Eager to cause or see the shedding of blood.
Capable or guilty of, or intending, murder
The definition of predatory is living by harming, robbing or hunting others.
Capable of destroying; lethal:
Eager for bloodshed; bloodthirsty.
Crude in feeling or manner.
Without pity; unfeeling
Without mercy; having, feeling, or showing no mercy; pitiless, cruel, implacable, etc.
(Now Rare) Frightened; timid
(Informal) Unpleasant; annoying
(Archaic) Noble; chivalrous:
Changed from a wild to a domesticated state: said as of animals trained for use by humans or as pets
The definition of barbaric is something that is primitive or uncivilized.
Participating or tending to participate in a very dangerous or difficult sport:
Unrelenting or uncompromising:
Not having the qualities considered normal to or for human beings; unfeeling, heartless, cruel, barbarous, etc.
Living by killing prey, especially in large numbers:
The definition of ruthless is someone without compassion or who doesn't show mercy.
Disposed to violence; ferocious or cruel.
Extremely violent or injurious; cruel:
Lacking, deprived, or devoid of something:
Having weakness due to youth; immature; young
Suggestive of or resembling a wolf.
So intense as to cause extreme suffering
Not controlled or held in check; immoderate:
Exceeding a normal or reasonable limit; excessive:
Full of intensity; energetic or fierce:
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