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synonyms for pitilessness

  • kick in the teeth
  • no pity
  • no quarter
  • small portion
  • tender mercies
  • unsympathetic treatment
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How to use pitilessness in a sentence

"I'm afraid you are a helpless creature," Julia told her, with the stern pitilessness that belongs to youth.
A SHEAF OF CORNMARY E. MANN
The rough jostling, the discomfort and pitilessness, the utter animality of it all,—it is hard to conceive it even inadequately.
A MIDSUMMER DRIVE THROUGH THE PYRENEESEDWIN ASA DIX
The Romans showed the pitilessness and inhumanity of their mores in the development they gave to the gladiatorial exhibitions.
FOLKWAYSWILLIAM GRAHAM SUMNER
"Hit's God's judgement on the wicked an' the opporessor," said Aunt Debby, with solemn pitilessness.
THE RED ACORNJOHN MCELROY
And has Poland well deserved this heartless indifference, this pitilessness of the nations?
CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. 5, ISSUE 2, FEBRUARY, 1864VARIOUS
He has none of the Roman-Spanish pitilessness to dumb creatures.
THROUGH SCANDINAVIA TO MOSCOWWILLIAM SEYMOUR EDWARDS
He but follows the course of history; yet the absolute pitilessness with which he does it is almost terrible.
KATIALEO TOLSTOY
Stover understood the appealing fury of the look, even in all the pitilessness of his ambition.
STOVER AT YALEOWEN JOHNSON
For the first time she was wide awake, was facing life as it is without dreams, facing its absolute cruelty and pitilessness.
THE BENEFACTRESSELIZABETH BEAUCHAMP
The pitilessness of the whole system is appalling, the more so because it is accepted as necessary.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE BOOK OF PROVERBSR. F. HORTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PITILESSNESS

  • kick in the teeth
  • no pity
  • no quarter
  • pitilessness
  • small portion
  • tender mercies
  • unsympathetic treatment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.