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Overview of noun wild

The noun wild has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. wild, natural state, state of nature

(a wild primitive state untouched by civilization; "he lived in the wild"; "they collected mushrooms in the wild")

2. wilderness, wild

(a wild and uninhabited area left in its natural condition; "it was a wilderness preserved for the hawks and mountaineers")

Overview of adj wild

The adj wild has 13 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (29) wild

(marked by extreme lack of restraint or control; "wild talk"; "wild parties")

2. (5) wild, untamed

(in a natural state; not tamed or domesticated or cultivated; "wild geese"; "edible wild plants")

3. (5) wild

(in a state of extreme emotion; "wild with anger"; "wild with grief")

4. (2) wild

(deviating widely from an intended course; "a wild bullet"; "he threw a wild pitch")

5. (1) violent, wild

((of colors or sounds) intensely vivid or loud; "a violent clash of colors"; "her dress was a violent red"; "a violent noise"; "wild colors"; "wild shouts")

6. baseless, groundless, idle, unfounded, unwarranted, wild

(without a basis in reason or fact; "baseless gossip"; "the allegations proved groundless"; "idle fears"; "unfounded suspicions"; "unwarranted jealousy")

7. raving mad, wild

(talking or behaving irrationally; "a raving lunatic")

8. hazardous, risky, wild

(involving risk or danger; "skydiving is a hazardous sport"; "extremely risky going out in the tide and fog"; "a wild financial scheme")

9. fantastic, wild

(fanciful and unrealistic; foolish; "a fantastic idea of his own importance")

10. godforsaken, waste, wild

(located in a dismal or remote area; desolate; "a desert island"; "a godforsaken wilderness crossroads"; "a wild stretch of land"; "waste places")

11. crazy, wild, dotty, gaga

(intensely enthusiastic about or preoccupied with; "crazy about cars and racing"; "he is potty about her")

12. barbarian, barbaric, savage, uncivilized, uncivilised, wild

(without civilizing influences; "barbarian invaders"; "barbaric practices"; "a savage people"; "fighting is crude and uncivilized especially if the weapons are efficient"-Margaret Meade; "wild tribes")

13. angry, furious, raging, tempestuous, wild

((of the elements) as if showing violent anger; "angry clouds on the horizon"; "furious winds"; "the raging sea")

Overview of adv wild

The adv wild has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) rampantly, wild

(in an uncontrolled and rampant manner; "weeds grew rampantly around here")

2. wild

(in a wild or undomesticated manner; "growing wild"; "roaming wild") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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