Part of speech:
Without pity; unfeeling
The definition of cruel is someone or something that deliberately causes pain or suffering.
Not relenting; harsh; pitiless
Intense in activity or feeling; vigorous or ardent:
Fierce; cruel; savage
Disagreeable to one of the senses, as:
Devoid of compassion or feeling; pitiless.
Not placable; that cannot be appeased or pacified; relentless; inexorable
That cannot be moved or influenced by persuasion or entreaty; unrelenting
(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
Without civilization; primitive; barbarous
Beyond what is proper or usual; excessive
Incapable of being changed; unalterable:
Lascivious or promiscuous. Used especially of women.
Full of mercy; compassionate:
1822, T. Creevey, Reminiscences, 28 Jul:
Relating to or being vibrations, especially musical tones, produced in one body by energy from a nearby vibrating body and having the same frequency as the vibration of the nearby body.
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