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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Devoid of feeling for others.

Usage examples (4)
  • Still Mr Rubb sat in silence, and she thought that he must be stonyhearted.
  • Above all, it has that emotional wallop to make even the stonyhearted cry and laugh out loud with its little big people.
  • There are few indeed, so stonyhearted as to betray a man once loved in such a case; and Mary Goddard in her wildest fear never dreamed of giving up the fugitive.
  • "Of these stones," perhaps, but less easily of the stonyhearted monks, who with pitiless smiles watched the abbot's sorrow, which should soon bring him to his ruin. for more
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