Hunnish

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Hun·nish

 (hŭn′ĭsh)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the Huns.
2. often hunnish Barbarous; destructive.

Hun′nish·ness n.

Hunnish

(ˈhʌnɪʃ)
adj
1. (Historical Terms) of, relating to, or characteristic of the Huns
2. barbarously destructive; vandalistic
ˈHunnishly adv
ˈHunnishness n

Hun•nish

(ˈhʌn ɪʃ)

adj.
1. Also, Hun•nic (-ɪk) of or pertaining to the Huns.
2. (sometimes l.c.) barbarous; destructive.
[1810–20]
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The Daily Standard condemned it as 'one of the most disgraceful displays of intolerance and unrestrained Hunnishness that have been witnessed in this city'.