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noun as in rigidity

noun as in severity

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The ladies of the Queen's household distinguished themselves preeminently by rapacity and hardheartedness.

He who hath slain the wooers is one of the deathless gods, come down to punish them for their injustice and their hardheartedness.

I do not wish to exculpate Peter from cruelty or hardheartedness; I would neither justify him nor condemn him.

The poor goats parting bleat after its departing owner is construed as a curse on the latters hardheartedness.

And thou wilt not give thy child a stone for bread, nor also will God give us hardheartedness for true love.


On this page you'll find 143 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hardheartedness, such as: sharpness, acerbity, austerity, cruelty, grimness, and harshness.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.