adjective Date: 1569 unfeeling, cruel

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  • stonyhearted — stonyhearted; stonyhearted·ness; …   English syllables

  • stonyhearted — [stōn′ēhärt′id] adj. unfeeling; pitiless; cruel stonyheartedness n. * * * ston·y·heart·ed (stōʹnē här tĭd) also stone·heart·ed (stōnʹ ) adj. Devoid of kindness or sympathy; hardhearted. * * * …   Universalium

  • stonyhearted — [stōn′ēhärt′id] adj. unfeeling; pitiless; cruel stonyheartedness n …   English World dictionary

  • stonyhearted — adjective Cruel, compassionless, discompassionate, as if having a heart made of stone …   Wiktionary

  • stonyhearted — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Completely lacking in compassion: callous, cold blooded, cold hearted, compassionless, hard, hard boiled, hardened, hardhearted, heartless, obdurate, unfeeling. See ATTITUDE …   English dictionary for students

  • stonyhearted — adjective devoid of feeling for others an unfeeling wretch • Syn: ↑hardhearted, ↑unfeeling • Similar to: ↑uncompassionate • Derivationally related forms: ↑unfeelingness ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • stonyheartedness — stonyhearted·ness …   English syllables

  • stonehearted — stone·heart·ed (stōnʹhär tĭd) adj. Variant of stonyhearted. * * * …   Universalium

  • brutal — I adjective atrocious, barbarous, bearish, beastly, bestial, bloody, brute like, brutish, churlish, coarse, cruel, despotic, domineering, excessive, extreme, fell, ferocious, ferus, fierce, flint hearted, grim, gross, gruff, hardhearted, harsh,… …   Law dictionary

  • malignant — I adjective atrocious, baleful, baneful, barbarous, bitter, blackhearted, bloodthirsty, brutal, brutish, cancerous, caustic, cold blooded, coldhearted, consuming, corrosive, cruel, damaging, dangerous, deadly, death bringing, death dealing,… …   Law dictionary

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