(Obs.) Foreign or alien; in the ancient world, non-Greek, non-Roman, or non-Christian
The definition of cruel is someone or something that deliberately causes pain or suffering.
Of an inhumanly cruel nature; fierce:
Extremely violent or injurious; cruel:
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