the quality of being brutal; cruelty; savagery.
a brutal act or practice.
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to make brutal. to treat (someone) with brutality. Historical Examples Woman and Socialism August Bebel Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 4 Plotinos (Plotinus) Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 4 Plotinos (Plotinus) The Philippines A Century Hence Jose Rizal Continental Monthly, Vol. II. July, 1862. No. 1. Various verb to make or become brutal (transitive) to treat brutally
savage; cruel; inhuman: a brutal attack on the village. crude; coarse: brutal language. harsh; ferocious: brutal criticism; brutal weather. taxing, demanding, or exhausting: They’re having a brutal time making ends meet. irrational; unreasoning. of or relating to lower animals. Contemporary Examples How Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig Pulled Off Their Most Dramatic Roles Yet Kevin […]
a nonhuman creature; beast. a brutal, insensitive, or crude person. the animal qualities, desires, etc., of humankind: Father felt that rough games brought out the brute in us. animal; not human. not characterized by intelligence or reason; irrational. characteristic of animals; of brutal character or quality. savage; cruel: brute force. carnal; sensual. to shape (a […]
brute force and ignorance