Part of speech:
Barbarous or ignorant
Not achieving an adequate standard; poor:
Without pity; unfeeling
Thoughtless of others; displaying a lack of consideration:
The definition of harsh is someone or something unpleasant to the senses or feelings, or someone who is crude or extremely cruel.
Extremely difficult to perform or endure; trying:
Having or showing ill will; malicious:
Filled with, prompted by, or showing spite; malicious.
Having, showing, or caused by malice; spiteful; intentionally mischievous or harmful
Not of ordinary human nature, form, or character:
Deliberately seeking to inflict pain and suffering; enjoying others' suffering; without mercy or pity
(Informal) Very unpleasant or unappealing:
Without civilization; primitive; barbarous
Marked by the use or occurrence of barbarisms in spoken or written language.
Relating to a charitable organization that operates without making a profit.
Providing assistance; useful.
Strict or severe in discipline; ascetic:
Lacking mercy or leniency; harsh
(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
Unpleasant or annoying:
Rigorous is defined as something that is harsh or very strict.
Difficult to endure or live through, especially because of harsh or inclement weather:
The definition of stern is someone who is very serious or strict.
Devoid of concern or sympathy.
Likely to be a hindrance; disadvantageous:
Not friendly or kind
Slow or reluctant in giving, forgiving, or sharing; stingy.
Not pleasant or acceptable; unattractive.
Not agreeable or pleasant; repellent:
Unpleasant or objectionable:
Naughty in a playful way; mischievous
Lack of gratitude; ungratefulness.
Used as an intensive with and :
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