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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A barbarous savage act; The trait of extreme cruelty.

Usage examples (33)
  • To write down his success simply to brutality is to oversimplify.
  • Prison brutality is both continuous and universal.
  • For a scarce, brief moment, raw brutality is seen in his bite.
  • German brutality is justified (not simply excused) by the exigencies of war. for more
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