A cruel or brutal act
(Law) The intent to commit an unlawful act without justification or excuse.
The condition or quality of being brutal
The quality or condition of being inhuman or inhumane
Something severe, as a punishment
A malignant act, event, or feeling
Bitter, long-lasting resentment; deep-seated ill will:
A poisonous secretion of an animal, such as a snake, spider, or scorpion, usually transmitted to prey or to attackers by a bite or sting.
The quality, state, or fact of being indifferent
The quality or condition of being an animal or like an animal.
The animal instincts or nature in human beings
The state or quality of being ferocious
Infliction of severe physical pain as a means of punishment or coercion.
The condition of being persecuted.
Any harsh or arbitrary suppression or punishment of dissidents or nonconformists
A deep insult or grave offense
Atrocious behavior or condition; brutality, cruelty, etc.
a cruel act; a deliberate infliction of pain and suffering
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