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Cruel

Definition of cruel:

part of speech: adjective

Disposed to inflict pain; void of pity; severe.

part of speech: adjective

Disposed to inflict pain, or pleased at suffering: void of pity, merciless, savage.

part of speech: adjective

Disposed to give pain to others; merciless; hard- hearted; fierce; painful; unrelenting.

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