brutality definition

  • noun:
    • their state or quality of becoming ruthless, harsh, harsh, or unrelenting.
    • A ruthless, cruel, harsh, or unrelenting work.
    • the state to be intense
    • a cruel or savage act
    • employing excessive physical power e.g. authorities brutality
    • the standard of becoming brutal; inhumanity; savageness; pitilessness.
    • An inhuman act.
    • The quality of being brutal; inhumanity; savageness; gross cruelty; insensibility to pity or pity.
    • A savage, shameless, or inhuman work.
    • Synonyms Barbarity, ferocity, truculence.
    • the trait of severe cruelty
    • a brutal barbarous savage work

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