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Synonyms of cruelty in English:


  • 1 he treated her with extreme cruelty
    [Antonyms] compassion, mercy
  • 2 the cruelty of a cold winter night
    harshness, severity, unkindness, relentlessness, grimness, hardness, toughness, bitterness, painfulness, wretchedness;
    torment, trauma, pain, distress, misery
    [Antonyms] mildness
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