• (adj): Characterized by violence or bloodshed.
    Synonyms: crimson, red
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on violent:

The Shining (Violent J Album) - Track Listing
... Time Writer(s) Performer(s) Producer(s) Recorded at 1 "Intro" 201 Violent J Eric Davie Violent J Violent J Eric Davie Akuma The Cabin in the Woods Studio 2 "Wake Up" 350 Violent J Mike E ... Clark Violent J Mike E ... Clark Violent J Necro Esham Mike E ...
Crime Classification Manual
... Crime Classification Manual A Standard System for Investigating and Classifying Violent Crimes (1992) is a text on the classification of violent crimes by John E ... Bureau of Investigation's National Center for the Analysis of Violent Crime ...
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Sumud - Origins and Development - Non-violent Civil Disobedience
... Raja Shehadeh's conceptualization of sumud, as non-violent attitude of life that could forge a third way between acceptance of the occupation and opting for violent ... under often impossible circumstances can in itself be considered a form of non-violent resistance, more active forms of non-violent civil disobedience have also been inspired and informed ...
Amanda Lindhout - Return To North America
... In July 2010 Google Ideas had Lindhout moderate a panel of former violent extremists at the Summit Against Violent Extremism in Dublin, Ireland ... The event was the largest gathering of former violent extremists to ever take place and was organized by Google, the Council of Foreign Relations and ...

More definitions of "violent":

  • (adj): Acting with or marked by or resulting from great force or energy or emotional intensity.
    Example: "A violent attack"; "a violent person"; "violent feelings"; "a violent rage"; "felt a violent dislike"
  • (adj): Effected by force or injury rather than natural causes.
    Example: "A violent death"
  • (adj): Marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid.
    Example: "Violent passions"
    Synonyms: fierce, tearing, vehement, trigger-happy
  • (adj): (of colors or sounds) intensely vivid or loud.
    Example: "A violent clash of colors"; "her dress was a violent red"; "a violent noise"
    Synonyms: wild

Famous quotes containing the word violent:

    Mormon colonization south of this point in early times was characterized as “going over the Rim,” and in colloquial usage the same phrase came to connote violent death.
    State of Utah, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    These violent delights have violent ends,
    And in their triumph die, like fire and powder,
    Which as they kiss consume.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Mountains are to the rest of the body of the earth, what violent muscular action is to the body of man. The muscles and tendons of its anatomy are, in the mountain, brought out with force and convulsive energy, full of expression, passion, and strength.
    John Ruskin (1819–1900)