Definition of violent:

part of speech: adjective

Acting with force or strong passion; passionate; vehement; outrageous.

part of speech: adjective

Acting with physical force or strength: moved by strong feeling: passionate: vehement: outrageous: produced by force: unnatural.

part of speech: adjective

Urged or driven by extreme force; improperly forcible; passionate; as, violent language, or a violent temper; furious; severe; as, a violent storm, or violent pain; resulting from the use of force; as, he met a violent death.

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