mercilessly
adverb see merciless

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  • mercilessly — adverb In a merciless manner. She mercilessly read off the list of his wrongs in front of their friends …   Wiktionary

  • mercilessly — adv. Mercilessly is used with these verbs: ↑beat, ↑exploit, ↑mock, ↑tease …   Collocations dictionary

  • mercilessly — merciless ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing no mercy. DERIVATIVES mercilessly adverb mercilessness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • mercilessly — adverb without pity; in a merciless manner he was mercilessly trounced by his opponent in the House • Syn: ↑pitilessly, ↑unmercifully, ↑remorselessly • Derived from adjective: ↑remorseless (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mercilessly — Merciless Mer ci*less, a. Destitute of mercy; cruel; unsparing; said of animate beings, and also, figuratively, of things; as, a merciless tyrant; merciless waves. [1913 Webster] The foe is merciless, and will not pity. Shak. [1913 Webster] Syn:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mercilessly — See merciless. * * * …   Universalium

  • mercilessly — mÉœrsɪlÉ™slɪ / mɜːs adv. without mercy, cruelly, ruthlessly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mercilessly — mer·ci·less·ly …   English syllables

  • mercilessly — See: merciless …   English dictionary

  • merciless — mercilessly, adv. mercilessness, n. /merr si lis/, adj. without mercy; having or showing no mercy; pitiless; cruel: a merciless critic. [1300 50; ME mercyles. See MERCY, LESS] Syn. hard, relentless, unrelenting, fell, unsympathetic, inexorable.… …   Universalium

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