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


The brute in him urged him as madly in his desire as it did in his harsher tempers.

And here his voice grew louder and harsher, and with a ring of defiance in it.

Calavius was furious and paused, as if to give orders for harsher repression.

There were angry encounters in which harsh words and harsher blows were struck.

His chuckle was harsher this time, and had the ring of truth.

"Nay, she will be under a different and a harsher master," said the Roman.

"Your enemies might find some harsher name for it," said Astley with a sneer.

He remembered her outburst of that night and interpreted it in a harsher sense than he had ever done.

This outbreak only made slavery at Rome harder and harsher than before.

But all that the peasants know is that his land-agents are harsher.