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ruthless Line breaks: ruth|less
Pronunciation: /ˈruːθləs/

Definition of ruthless in English:


Having or showing no pity or compassion for others: a ruthless manipulator
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  • Not that people had much choice in the matter - bandits were ruthless and bloodthirsty.
  • He is known as a fierce and ruthless executive within his film production company, CWP.
  • You are being so bloodthirsty, so ruthless, and you are much too strong for your age and training.
relentless, remorseless, unbending, inflexible, inexorable, implacable, unpitying, unremitting, steely;
archaicinclement, fell


Middle English: from ruth + -less.

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