Meaning of wild man in English:

wild man


  • 1A man with a fierce or wildly unruly nature.

    ‘he may be somewhat of a wild man, but he's also extremely meticulous’
    • ‘the wild man of rock’
  • 2A primitive or uncivilized man, as used in medieval times as a symbol of the wild side of human nature or of seasonal fertility.

    • ‘he appeared with long dark hair and a beard, like a wild man or Robinson Crusoe’