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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Lacking in feeling or pity or warmth adj. - Devoid of courage or enthusiasm.

Usage examples (24)
  • That was just plain heartless, abandoning him like that.
  • He is often described as a heartless oppressor of the poor and an enemy of his country.
  • People who were commonly called heartless were never weary of doing kind things to the Egertons.
  • Had Peter not been so unknowingly brutal -- "heartless" -- there could have been a twinge of "if only" from Wendy. for more
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