Share this! Glossary Savage By Liz Sommer · Published on November 5, 2018 SHARE THIS Follow Us: The Brief: Savage is a way to describe someone who is tough cool, hardcore, and awesome. DEEP DIVE Savage can be a noun as in “she is a savage” or an adjective as in “that was very savage of you.” Didn’t they tell you that I was a savage? F*** ya white horse and ya carriage –Rihanna, “Needed Me” Savage is a term often used on social media. “Savage AF” is a common usage. Next up: Ariana Grande Addresses Exes In Song "thank u, next"