Definition of violence. Meaning of violence. Synonyms of violence
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Definition of violence
ViolenceViolence Vi"o*lence, n. [F., fr. L. violentia. See Violent.]
1. The quality or state of being violent; highly excited
action, whether physical or moral; vehemence; impetuosity;
That seal You ask with such a violence, the king,
Mine and your master, with his own hand gave me.
All the elements At least had gone to wrack,
disturbed and torn With the violence of this
2. Injury done to that which is entitled to respect,
reverence, or observance; profanation; infringement;
unjust force; outrage; assault.
Do violence to do man. --Luke iii.
We can not, without offering violence to all
records, divine and human, deny an universal deluge.
Looking down, he saw The whole earth filled with
3. Ravishment; rape; constupration.
To do violence on, to attack; to murder. ``She . . . did
violence on herself.' --Shak.
To do violence to, to outrage; to injure; as, he does
violence to his own opinions.
Syn: Vehemence; outrage; fierceness; eagerness; violation;
infraction; infringement; transgression; oppression.
Violence Vi"o*lence, v. t.
To assault; to injure; also, to bring by violence; to compel.
[Obs.] --B. Jonson.
Meaning of violence from wikipedia
is the intentional
use of physical force
or actual, against
a person, or against
or community, that
violence, also known
abuse, battering, family
abuse, and intimate partner violence
- the phrase violence against women
is a technical
term used to collectively refer
acts that are primarily
- palestinian political violence refers
to acts of violence undertaken
the palestinian cause
. these political objectives include
- graphic violence
is the depiction
acts of violence
in visual media
such as literature
, film ,
- lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender
(lgbt ) people frequently
face violence motivated
by their sexuality
or gender identity violence
- the 2002 gujarat violence
was a series
of incidents starting
with the godhra train burning
and the subsequent communal violence between
- anti-abortion violence
is violence committed against individuals
that provide abortion incidents
- the study
of media violence analyzes
of correlation between themes
in media sources
- the first instance
of football violence
is unknown, but the [[phenomenon]] can be traced
back to [[history of engla
to gain the media's attention
in the late 1950s due to the re-emergence of violence
in [[history of association
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