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noun [uncountable] violence pronunciation in American English /ˈvaɪələns/

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  1. 1
    violent behavior

    He had endured years of intimidation and violence.

    an act of senseless violence

    violence against:

    a seminar on pornography and violence against women

    an outbreak of violence (=an occasion when people behave violently):

    In a recent outbreak of racial violence, 20 people were killed.

    violence erupts:

    Violence erupted in a number of cities.

    incite/provoke violence (=deliberately encourage people to be violent):

    The group has been accused of deliberately inciting violence against immigrants.

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