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synonyms for pitilessly

  • ferociously
  • fiercely
  • mercilessly
  • relentlessly
  • ruthlessly
  • savagely
  • viciously
  • atrociously
  • barbarically
  • barbarously
  • brutishly
  • callously
  • demoniacally
  • diabolically
  • ferally
  • hardheartedly
  • heartlessly
  • in cold blood
  • inexorably
  • inhumanely
  • inhumanly
  • meanly
  • murderously
  • remorselessly
  • something fierce
  • something terrible
  • unkindly
  • unrelentingly

antonyms for pitilessly

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  • gently
  • humanely
  • kindly
  • nicely
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How to use pitilessly in a sentence

We found ourselves seeking justification, clinging passionately to a situation that was coldly, pitilessly, impossible and fated.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
It swept the cross-streets of the city as pitilessly as the search-light of a man-of-war sweeps the ocean.
GALLEGHER AND OTHER STORIESRICHARD HARDING DAVIS
It is you yourselves who pitilessly ridicule the uncultured Indian and deny him his rights, on the ground that he is ignorant.
THE REIGN OF GREEDJOSE RIZAL
Though they were young, they walked with bowed heads, which gait of grief the sun's rays smiled on pitilessly.
TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLESTHOMAS HARDY
Rainbows have spanned her sky like a glory, and storms have beat pitilessly on her defenceless head.
RUTH HALLFANNY FERN
"That's a trick I could never do," said Robert, eyeing the drip of the trembling old tear pitilessly.
RHODA FLEMING, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
He had forded rivers, with the storm of lead and iron falling pitilessly around him.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE VOL. IV, NO. 19, DEC 1851VARIOUS
Old Annot's face peering into the hall mirror—what was it that photographed the scene so pitilessly in my memory?
THE BLUE GERMMARTIN SWAYNE
She wondered at the exhaustless capacity of complacently believing in worn fallacies which her young eyes saw pitilessly as such.
THE WAYFARERSMARY STEWART CUTTING
The little garden patches were pitilessly disembowelled of the vegetable seeds so recently planted.
THE SIEGE OF KIMBERLEYT. PHELAN
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