wild man

wild man

noun
1.
a person who is uncivilized; a savage.
2.
a person of violent temper, erratic behavior, etc.
3.
a person of extreme or outrageous political opinions.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English

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wild man
 
n
1.  a savage
2.  an extremist in politics

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