(--- Theol.) So evil as to cause spiritual death; mortal
(Chemistry) Resistant to biodegradation:
Firm or unyielding; uncompromising:
Clearly distinguished or delineated:
Having no adornment or ornamentation; bare:
Playfully malicious or mischievous:
Made up of hard, angular particles, as sand
Difficult to treat or deal with; resistant to treatment or effort:
The definition of gruff is something harsh sounding, or someone who is abrupt and short-tempered.
Having, resembling, or being a crust:
The definition of cruel is someone or something that deliberately causes pain or suffering.
Hard and unyielding; relentless; stern; resolute
Not complicated; simple
Hard to convince or influence; stubborn
Closely enforced or rigidly maintained
Temperate in any way; not extreme or extravagant
Easy to understand, do, or carry out:
Involving or showing strain or extreme effort:
Severe, cruel, or exacting:
(Scot.) Hard; stern; severe
The definition of deadly is something likely to be terminal or the cause of your demise, or something complete, something hateful, or something extremely boring.
(Usually with ""have"" transitively) Cornered, done for.
Lacking in refinement or good taste; vulgar; crude
Cold and cutting; harsh
The definition of bitter is having a harsh and disagreeable taste or something that is hard to bear.
Having much weight; very heavy; ponderous
Hard to endure; oppressive; burdensome; distressing
Big or fairly big
(Sports) Very dangerous or difficult:
Intent; fixed closely; as, earnest attention.
Requiring or exhibiting little effort or endeavor; undemanding:
Inviting, characteristic of friendliness.
Not steep or sudden; gradual:
Without wind or motion; still; quiet
Loud and firm; resounding:
(Informal) Thrown or batted hard or with great speed
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