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1. violence

noun. ['ˈvaɪələns'] an act of aggression (as one against a person who resists).

Synonyms

  • aggression
  • domestic violence
  • road rage
  • hostility
  • public violence
  • riot

Antonyms

  • tractability
  • tame
  • achromatic color
  • soft

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Rhymes with Violence

  • abeyance
  • abhorrence
  • absence
  • abstinence
  • abundance
  • acceptance
  • acceptance
  • accordance
  • acquaintance
  • acquiescence
  • adherence
  • admittance
  • adolescence
  • adolescence
  • adriance
  • affluence
  • agence
  • allegiance
  • alliance
  • allowance

How do you pronounce violence?

Pronounce violence as ˈvaɪələns.

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How do you spell violence? Is it voilence ?

A common misspelling of violence is voilence

Sentences with violence


1. Noun, singular or mass
Workplace violence has increasingly become a concern in the United States.

Quotes about violence


1. It's odd how violence and humor so often go together, isn't it?
- Dan Simmons

2. People worry about kids playing with guns, and teenagers watching violent videos; we are scared that some sort of culture of violence will take them over. Nobody worries about kids listening to thousands - literally thousands - of songs about broken hearts and rejection and pain and misery and loss.
- Nick Hornby, High Fidelity

3. I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they've always worked for me.
- Hunter S. Thompson

2. violence

noun. ['ˈvaɪələns'] the property of being wild or turbulent.

Synonyms

  • savageness
  • ferocity
  • fury
  • savagery
  • furiousness
  • wildness
  • vehemence
  • fierceness
  • intensity

Antonyms

  • softness
  • civilian
  • pull
  • attract

3. violence

noun. ['ˈvaɪələns'] a turbulent state resulting in injuries and destruction etc..

Synonyms

  • rage
  • upheaval
  • Sturm und Drang

Antonyms

  • repulsion
  • attraction
  • centrifugal force
  • adduct
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