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Violent and threatening behaviour or feelings - thesaurus

Synonyms

violence

noun

violent behaviour

ferocity

noun

violence or extreme force

savagery

noun

behaviour that is cruel and violent

barbarism

noun

extremely violent and cruel behaviour

aggro

noun

Britishinformal violent, threatening, or offensive behaviour

thuggery

noun

violent behaviour

road rage

noun

violent behaviour by a driver towards another driver

rage

noun

mainly journalism angry violent behaviour in a public situation. For example, road rage is violent behaviour by drivers

coercion

noun

the use of force or threats to make someone do something

bloodlust

noun

a strong feeling of wanting to use violence against other people

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aggravation

noun

mainly spoken violent, threatening, or offensive behaviour

an offer someone can’t refuse

often humorous a threat to harm someone unless they do what you want

duress

noun

formal force or threats that make someone do something they do not want to

misrule

noun

formalmainly literary uncontrolled or violent behaviour

sabre-rattling

noun

a threat of violence or military action

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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