pitilessness

pitiless

[pit-i-lis, pit-ee-]
adjective
feeling or showing no pity; merciless: pitiless criticism of his last novel.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English piteles. See pity, -less

pitilessly, adverb
pitilessness, noun

piteous, pitiable, pitiful, pitiless (see synonym study at pitiful).


unmerciful, implacable, relentless. See cruel.


merciful.
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pitiless (ˈpɪtɪlɪs)
 
adj
having or showing little or no pity or mercy
 
'pitilessly
 
adv
 
'pitilessness
 
n

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