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Severe; intense:
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  1. Severe; intense:
  2. Vulgar or obscene:
  3. Not achieving an adequate standard; poor:
Containing such metals:
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  1. Containing such metals:
  2. (Mathematics) The side or face of a geometric figure to which an altitude is or is thought to be drawn. The base can be, but is not always, the bottom part of the figure.
  3. Forming or serving as a base:
Lacking reverence for God
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  1. Lacking reverence for God
  2. Lacking respect or dutifulness, as toward a parent
  3. Lacking due respect or dutifulness:
Extremely wasteful; recklessly extravagant
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  1. Extremely wasteful; recklessly extravagant
  2. Given to or characterized by licentiousness or dissipation:
  3. Given to or characterized by reckless waste; wildly extravagant:
Containing a fault or defect; imperfect or defective.
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  1. Containing a fault or defect; imperfect or defective.
  2. Having a fault or faults; defective, blemished, imperfect, or erroneous
  3. Having or displaying faults; not perfect; not adequate or acceptable.
Miserably poor and degrading; wretched:
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  1. Miserably poor and degrading; wretched:
  2. Highly disagreeable or most inferior; very bad: a generalized term of disapproval
  3. Morally base or evil; wicked; depraved; sinful
(--- Baseball) Outside the foul lines:
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  1. (--- Baseball) Outside the foul lines:
  2. (Printing) Containing errors or marked with changes
  3. Having a bad odor or taste:
Mixed so as to lack purity in color, tone, style, etc.
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  1. Mixed so as to lack purity in color, tone, style, etc.
  2. Mixed with another, usually inferior substance; adulterated.
  3. Deriving from more than one source, style, or convention; eclectic:
(Obs.) Unlearned; ignorant
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  1. (Obs.) Unlearned; ignorant
  2. Preoccupied with sex and sexual desire; lustful.
  3. Showing, or intended to excite, lust or sexual desire, esp. in an offensive way; lascivious
Of speech, that it is crude and offensive, typically in a sexual manner. Of speech, that it is crude and offensive, typically in a sexual manner.
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  1. Of speech, that it is crude and offensive, typically in a sexual manner. Of speech, that it is crude and offensive, typically in a sexual manner.
  2. Offensive to accepted standards of decency or modesty; lewd or vulgar:
  3. Offensive to good taste
(Rare) Disregarding accepted rules and standards
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  1. (Rare) Disregarding accepted rules and standards
  2. Morally unrestrained, esp. in sexual activity; lascivious
  3. Lacking moral restraint, especially in sexual conduct.
Having or exhibiting lustful desires; lascivious.
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  1. Having or exhibiting lustful desires; lascivious.
  2. Full of or characterized by lust; lewd; lascivious
Playfully malicious or mischievous:
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  1. Playfully malicious or mischievous:
  2. Morally bad or wrong; acting or done with evil intent; depraved
  3. Evil or immoral:
Bad or blameworthy by report; infamous:
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  1. Bad or blameworthy by report; infamous:
  2. Morally bad or wrong; wicked:
  3. Characterized by anger or spite; malicious:
(Informal) Extremely pleasing to the senses; sensuously enjoyable:
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  1. (Informal) Extremely pleasing to the senses; sensuously enjoyable:
  2. Marked by or full of sin; wicked:
Occurring, growing, or living in a natural state; not domesticated, cultivated, or tamed:
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  1. Occurring, growing, or living in a natural state; not domesticated, cultivated, or tamed:
  2. Furiously disturbed or turbulent; stormy:
  3. Characterized by a lack of moral restraint; dissolute or licentious:
Wild, uncontrolled, especially of animals not domesticated or trained to human contact.
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  1. Wild, uncontrolled, especially of animals not domesticated or trained to human contact.
  1. Contumacious
  2. Not submitting to authority; intractable, insolent, disobedient, etc.
  3. Not submissive to authority:
(Slang) Fantastic.
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  1. (Slang) Fantastic.
  2. Being in poor health or in pain:
  3. Not achieving an adequate standard; poor:
Marked by anger or sullenness:
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  1. Marked by anger or sullenness:
  2. Being of the color black, producing or reflecting comparatively little light and having no predominant hue.
  3. Evil; wicked:
Characterized by or indicating future misfortune; ominous:
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  1. Characterized by or indicating future misfortune; ominous:
  2. Bad or blameworthy by report; infamous:
  3. Morally bad or wrong; wicked:
Not in conformity with the accepted standards of proper sexual behavior, specif., unchaste or lewd
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  1. Not in conformity with the accepted standards of proper sexual behavior, specif., unchaste or lewd
  2. Not in conformity with accepted principles of right and wrong behavior, specif., depraved
  3. Not moral; inconsistent with rectitude, purity, or good morals; contrary to conscience or the divine law.
Showing iniquity; wicked; unjust
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(Rare) Diseased or causing disease
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  1. (Rare) Diseased or causing disease
  2. Sinful; sinning
  3. Breaking or disregarding a rule or practice; faulty
(Theol.) Damned
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  1. (Theol.) Damned
  2. Rejected by God and without hope of salvation.
  3. Totally bad; corrupt; depraved
Marked by or full of sin; wicked:
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  1. Marked by or full of sin; wicked:
  2. (Informal) Extremely pleasing to the senses; sensuously enjoyable:
Evil or immoral:
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  1. Evil or immoral:
  2. (Slang) Strikingly good, effective, or skillful:
  3. Morally bad or wrong; acting or done with evil intent; depraved
Not in conformity with fact or truth; incorrect or erroneous:
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  1. Not in conformity with fact or truth; incorrect or erroneous:
  2. Unfair; unjust:
  3. Not fitting or suitable; inappropriate or improper:
By, for, or about black people as a group; specif., in the U.S., by, for, or about black Americans
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  1. By, for, or about black people as a group; specif., in the U.S., by, for, or about black Americans
  2. Being of the color black, producing or reflecting comparatively little light and having no predominant hue.
  3. Evil; wicked:
(Archaic) Spiteful; malicious
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  1. (Archaic) Spiteful; malicious
  2. Expressing malice or contemptuous hate.
  3. Full of despite.
Angry, irritable, disagreeable, etc.
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  1. Angry, irritable, disagreeable, etc.
  2. Morally bad or wrong; wicked:
  3. Characterized by or indicating future misfortune; ominous:
Full of hatred.
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  1. Full of hatred.
  2. (Archaic) Feeling or showing hate; malicious; malevolent
  3. Nasty, unpleasant, objectionable, etc.
Having a harmful influence:
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  1. Having a harmful influence:
  2. Wishing evil or harm to others; having or showing ill will; malicious
(Law) Done with malice.
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  1. (Law) Done with malice.
  2. Having, showing, or caused by malice; spiteful; intentionally mischievous or harmful
  3. Having the nature of or resulting from malice; deliberately harmful; spiteful:
Showing ill will; malicious
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  1. Showing ill will; malicious
  2. Intending or threatening harm or ill will; malevolent:
  3. Evil or harmful in nature or effect:
Wishing evil; very malevolent or malicious
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  1. Wishing evil; very malevolent or malicious
  2. Having or showing ill will; malicious:
  3. Relating to cancer cells that are invasive and tend to metastasize. Malignant tumor cells are histologically more primitive than normal tissue.
Expressing spite or malice:
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  1. Expressing spite or malice:
  2. (Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
  3. Ignoble; base:
Exasperatingly difficult to solve or handle:
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  1. Exasperatingly difficult to solve or handle:
  2. Very dangerous, troublesome, grievous, etc.
  3. Mean; malicious; ill-humored
Capable of harming or killing by poison:
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  1. Capable of harming or killing by poison:
  2. (Of an animal) Inedible due to containing poison; poisonous to eat
  3. Full of ill will; malicious or spiteful:
Filled with, prompted by, or showing spite; malicious.
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  1. Filled with, prompted by, or showing spite; malicious.
  2. Full of or showing spite; purposefully annoying; malicious
(Zool.) Having a poison gland or glands and able to inflict a poisonous wound by biting or stinging
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  1. (Zool.) Having a poison gland or glands and able to inflict a poisonous wound by biting or stinging
  2. Secreting and transmitting venom:
  3. Full of or containing venom:
Severe and distressing:
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  1. Severe and distressing:
  2. (Slang) Strikingly good, effective, or skillful:
  3. Morally bad or wrong; acting or done with evil intent; depraved
Bad-tempered or malicious
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  1. Bad-tempered or malicious
  2. In a bad mood; irritable or cranky.
  3. Mean, spiteful, or overbearing.
Causing or characterized by severe pain, suffering, or distress:
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  1. Causing or characterized by severe pain, suffering, or distress:
  2. Deliberately seeking to inflict pain and suffering; enjoying others' suffering; without mercy or pity
  3. Disposed to inflict pain or suffering:
Extreme in activity or feeling; intense:
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  1. Extreme in activity or feeling; intense:
  2. Extremely powerful or destructive:
  3. Fierce; savage; violently cruel
Hostile and violent, especially by nature or temperament; ferocious:
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  1. Hostile and violent, especially by nature or temperament; ferocious:
  2. Intense in activity or feeling; vigorous or ardent:
  3. Extremely powerful or destructive:
Fierce; ferocious; untamed
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  1. Fierce; ferocious; untamed
  2. Not domesticated or cultivated; wild:
  3. Cruel; pitiless
Characteristic of barbarians; primitive or lacking in civilization
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  1. Characteristic of barbarians; primitive or lacking in civilization
  2. Characterized by savagery; very cruel:
  3. Cruel; brutal
Of or resembling a beast:
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  1. Of or resembling a beast:
  2. Of beasts or lower animals
  3. Marked by brutality or depravity; brutal or depraved:
Causing, or of a kind to cause, pain, distress, etc.
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  1. Causing, or of a kind to cause, pain, distress, etc.
  2. Deliberately seeking to inflict pain and suffering; enjoying others' suffering; without mercy or pity
  3. Disposed to inflict pain or suffering:
Fierce; terrible; cruel
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  1. Fierce; terrible; cruel
  2. Dire; sinister:
  3. Capable of destroying; lethal:
Having returned to a wild condition
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  1. Having returned to a wild condition
  2. Having returned to an untamed state from domestication:
  3. Savage; fierce
Extremely powerful or destructive:
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  1. Extremely powerful or destructive:
  2. Extremely aggressive or violent:
  3. Fierce; savage; violently cruel
Hostile and violent, especially by nature or temperament; ferocious:
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  1. Hostile and violent, especially by nature or temperament; ferocious:
  2. Intense in activity or feeling; vigorous or ardent:
  3. Extremely powerful or destructive:
Lacking kindness, pity, or compassion; cruel or indifferent:
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  1. Lacking kindness, pity, or compassion; cruel or indifferent:
  2. Not of ordinary human nature, form, or character:
  3. Of or pertaining to inhumanity and the indifferently cruel, sadistic or barbaric behavior it brings.
Fierce; ferocious; untamed
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  1. Fierce; ferocious; untamed
  2. Without civilization; primitive; barbarous
  3. Cruel; pitiless
Disposed to violence; ferocious or cruel.
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  1. Disposed to violence; ferocious or cruel.
  2. Disposed or eager to fight or engage in hostile opposition; belligerent.
  3. Fierce; cruel; savage; ferocious
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  1. Akin to the characteristics or habits of a wolf; lupine.
  2. Fierce or rapacious.
  3. Fierce; savage; menacing.
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