This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Harshness synonyms

Sorting by
Votes
The condition or quality of being crude
0
0
  1. The condition or quality of being crude
  2. A crude action, remark, etc.
The state or quality of being ruthless, cruel, harsh, or unrelenting.
0
0
  1. The state or quality of being ruthless, cruel, harsh, or unrelenting.
  2. A brutal or savage act, treatment, etc.
  3. The use of excessive physical force e.g. police brutality.
A sour, astringent quality
0
0
  1. A sour, astringent quality
  2. Sourness or acidness of taste, character, or tone.
  3. Sharpness, bitterness, or harshness of temper, words, etc.
The quality or condition of being austere
0
0
  1. The quality or condition of being austere
  2. An austere act, habit, practice, or manner
  3. Severe and rigid economy:
The state or quality of being hard (in various senses)
0
0
  1. The state or quality of being hard (in various senses)
  2. A measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched. Hardness is measured on the Mohs scale.
  3. The relative resistance of a metal or other material to denting, scratching, or bending.
The quality or state of being rigid.
0
0
  1. The quality or state of being rigid.
  2. In Economics: synonym for stickiness (of prices/wages etc.). Describing the tendency of prices and money wages to adjust to changes in the economy with a certain delay.
  3. The quality or state of being rigid; want of pliability; the quality of resisting change of form; the amount of resistance with which a body opposes change of form.
Strictness or severity, as in action or judgment:
0
0
  1. Strictness or severity, as in action or judgment:
  2. (Medicine) Shivering or trembling, as caused by a chill.
  3. Harshness or severity
Rigid accuracy
0
0
  1. Rigid accuracy
  2. The act or an instance of severe behavior, especially punishment.
  3. Strictness; harshness
(Uncountable) The state or quality of being stern.
0
0
  1. (Uncountable) The state or quality of being stern.
  2. (Countable) The result or product of being stern.
(Countable) The result or product of being strict.
0
0
  1. (Countable) The result or product of being strict.
  2. (Uncountable) The state or quality of being strict.
  1. A scarcity of money or credit
  2. A rigorous imposition of standards
  3. The quality or state of being stringent; strictness; severity
(Uncountable) The state of being tough
0
0
  1. (Uncountable) The state of being tough
  2. (Physics, of a metal) Resistance to fracture when stressed
  3. A formidable difficulty
Find another word for harshness. In this page you can discover 17 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for harshness, like: crudity, brutality, acerbity, anger, cruelty, tyranny, austerity, hardness, rigidity, rigor and rigorousness.