Part of speech:
Stern or forbidding, as in manner or appearance:
Not having the qualities considered normal to or for human beings; unfeeling, heartless, cruel, barbarous, etc.
(Obs.) Senseless; stupid
Unpleasantly coarse and rough to the touch:
Lacking refinement or culture; coarse:
Disposed to seek revenge; revengeful.
A cruel or brutal act
The state or quality of being wild, savage, or untamed
The quality or condition of being inhuman or inhumane
Deliberately seeking to inflict pain and suffering; enjoying others' suffering; without mercy or pity
Of an inhumanly cruel nature; fierce:
Not domesticated or cultivated; wild:
Extremely violent or injurious; cruel:
Of, like, or characteristic of a beast; bestial, brutal, etc.
Like a beast in qualities or behavior; brutish or savage; brutal, coarse, vile, etc.
Crude in feeling or manner.
Not diminishing in intensity, pace, or effort:
Without pity; unfeeling
Beyond what is proper or usual; excessive
Consisting of large particles; not fine in texture:
Lacking refinement, culture, or elegance; uncouth, boorish, coarse, vulgar, etc.
Extremely evil or cruel; monstrous:
Involving bloodshed; with much killing or wounding
Like or characteristic of a cad; ungentlemanly
Lacking, or showing a lack of, pity, mercy, etc.; unfeeling
Having to do with or preoccupied with bodily or sexual pleasures; sensual or sexual
Of Draco or the harsh code of laws attributed to him
Extremely aggressive or violent:
With no deductions; total; entire
Disposed or eager to fight or engage in hostile opposition; belligerent.
Designating or having a sharp, often unpleasant taste; acrid, as quinine or peach stones
Using or based on data that are readily quantified or verified:
Coarse or shaggy to the touch:
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