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Turkish translation of “violence”

violence

noun [U]     /ˈvaɪələns/
CAUSING HURT B2 when someone tries to hurt or kill someone else
şiddet, sertlik kaba kuvvet kullanma
an act of violence A number of people were killed in the violence. Violence against women has increased in recent years.Violent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
EXTREME FORCE extreme force and energy, especially of something causing damage
şiddet, zor, zorbalık
Such was the violence of the explosion that three buildings collapsed.Violent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
(Definition of violence noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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