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  Words related to brutal

Related / Similar Words: cruel, harsh, rigorous, unkind, barbarous, fell, roughshod, savage, vicious

 

Definition:
  • used of circumstances (especially weather) that cause suffering; "brutal weather"; "northern winters can be cruel"; "a cruel world"; "a harsh climate"; "a rigorous climate"; "unkind winters";
  • (of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering; "a barbarous crime"; "brutal beatings"; "cruel tortures"; "Stalin''s roughshod treatment of the kulaks"; "a savage slap"; "vicious kicks";
  • (of weapons or instruments) causing suffering and pain; "brutal instruments of torture"; "cruel weapons of war";

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