merciless definition

  • adjective:
    • Having no mercy; harsh.
    • showing no mercy; harsh and pitiless
    • Destitute of mercy; cruel; unsparing; -- stated of animate beings, and also, figuratively, of things
    • having or showing no mercy
  • others:
    • Destitute of mercy; unfeeling; pitiless; hard-hearted; harsh; relentless; unsparing: as, a merciless tyrant.
    • Without hope of mercy.
    • Synonyms Unmerciful, extreme, inexorable, unrelenting, barbarous, savage.

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