- This, of course, completely ignores both the fact that a brutal violent dictatorship has been overthrown, and that a significant regional threat to stability has been removed.
- She was then murdered in a brutal and savage attack.
- The tragedy of the savage, brutal murders perpetrated on two young mothers a few years ago still lingers.
- Welcome the change from your peaceful existence to the harsh, brutal reality that is my world.
- It becomes nothing more than yet another idealisation of a brutal, unpleasant Truth.
- She turned, rubbing her head and squinting her eyes against the brutal morning sun.
- Some weblogs, with their lacerating, brutal honesty, transport you to the extremities of human experience.
- But such brutal accountability is hard to find in the public sphere.
- His answer was brutal, harsher than he had ever meant.
Late 15th century (in the sense 'relating to the lower animals'): from Old French, or from medieval Latin brutalis, from brutus 'dull, stupid' (see brute).
Words that rhyme with brutalfootle, pootle, refutal, rootle, tootle
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