uncompassionateness
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  • uncompassionate — adj.; uncompassionately, adv.; uncompassionateness, n. * * * …   Universalium

  • cruelty — cru·el·ty n pl ties 1 a: an intentional or criminally negligent act that causes pain and suffering cruelty to animals cruelty to children b: mistreatment or neglect that causes pain and suffering compare abuse …   Law dictionary

  • cruelty — Synonyms and related words: animality, atrociousness, atrocity, barbarity, barbarousness, beastliness, bestiality, bloodiness, bloodlust, bloodthirst, bloodthirstiness, bloody mindedness, brutality, brutalness, brutishness, cannibalism, cruelness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • disagreeableness — Synonyms and related words: disagreeability, displeasingness, displeasure, distastefulness, inhospitableness, inhospitality, ugliness, unamiability, unappealingness, unattractiveness, unbenignity, unbenignness, uncompassionateness, uncordiality,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hardness — Synonyms and related words: Philistinism, abstruseness, arduousness, armor, asperity, astringency, austerity, bothersomeness, burdensomeness, callosity, callousness, callus, closeness, cohesiveness, coldbloodedness, coldheartedness, coldness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • harshness — Synonyms and related words: Babel, Gothicism, Spartanism, abominability, abruptness, acerbity, acidity, acidulousness, acridity, acrimony, acuteness, aggressiveness, animality, aphonia, artificial voice, asperity, astringency, atrocity, austerity …   Moby Thesaurus

  • inclemency — Synonyms and related words: absolute zero, acuteness, algidity, animality, astringency, atrocity, austerity, barbarity, bitterness, bleakness, bloodlust, briskness, brutality, chill, chilliness, cold, coldness, cool, coolness, coolth, crispness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • relentlessness — Synonyms and related words: act of God, adamantness, application, ardor, assiduity, assiduousness, bulldog tenacity, certainty, commitment, concentration, constancy, cruelty, decidedness, decision, decisiveness, dedication, definiteness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ruthlessness — Synonyms and related words: animality, atrociousness, barbarity, barbarousness, beastliness, bestiality, bloodiness, bloodlust, bloodthirst, bloodthirstiness, bloody mindedness, brutality, brutalness, brutishness, cannibalism, cruelness, cruelty …   Moby Thesaurus

  • short shrift — Synonyms and related words: cruelty, flat refusal, flintiness, hardness, harshness, heartlessness, inclemency, inexorableness, mercilessness, pitilessness, point blank refusal, rebuff, relentlessness, remorselessness, repulse, ruthlessness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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