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ironfisted

see definition of ironfisted
  • as inmerciless
  • as inruthless
  • as instingy
  • as instrict
  • as instringent
  • as inunrelenting
  • as inhard-fisted
  • as inpinching
  • as inimplacable
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Synonyms for ironfisted

adj mean, heartless
  • barbarous
  • callous
  • cruel
  • fierce
  • grim
  • harsh
  • implacable
  • inexorable
  • inhumane
  • relentless
  • ruthless
  • severe
  • unforgiving
  • unrelenting
  • unsparing
  • unyielding
  • unmerciful
  • compassionless
  • cutthroat
  • dog-eat-dog
  • gratuitous
  • hard
  • hardhearted
  • hatchet job
  • having a killer instinct
  • iron-fisted
  • mean machine
  • mortal
  • pitiless
  • unappeasable
  • uncalled-for
  • unfeeling
  • unflinching
  • unpitying
  • unsympathetic
  • wanton

Antonyms for ironfisted

  • bright
  • calm
  • compassionate
  • considerate
  • easy
  • feeling
  • flexible
  • gentle
  • kind
  • merciful
  • mild
  • nice
  • peaceful
  • polite
  • remorseful
  • sympathetic
  • tender
  • yielding
  • giving
  • sparing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

pinching

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