What does brutal mean?

Definitions for brutal
ˈbrut lbru·tal

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word brutal.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. barbarous, brutal, cruel, fell, roughshod, savage, vicious(adj)

    (of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering

    "a barbarous crime"; "brutal beatings"; "cruel tortures"; "Stalin's roughshod treatment of the kulaks"; "a savage slap"; "vicious kicks"

  2. brutal, unrelenting(adj)

    harsh

    "the brutal summer sun"; "a brutal winter"

  3. beastly, bestial, brute(a), brutish, brutal(adj)

    resembling a beast; showing lack of human sensibility

    "beastly desires"; "a bestial nature"; "brute force"; "a dull and brutish man"; "bestial treatment of prisoners"

  4. brutal(adj)

    disagreeably direct and precise

    "he spoke with brutal honesty"

Wiktionary

  1. brutal(Adjective)

    Savagely violent, vicious, ruthless, or cruel

  2. brutal(Adjective)

    Crude or unfeeling in manner or speech.

  3. brutal(Adjective)

    Harsh; unrelenting

  4. brutal(Adjective)

    Disagreeably precise or penetrating

  5. brutal(Adjective)

    In extreme metal, to describe the speed of the music and the density of riffs.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brutal(adj)

    of or pertaining to a brute; as, brutal nature

  2. Brutal(adj)

    like a brute; savage; cruel; inhuman; brutish; unfeeling; merciless; gross; as, brutal manners

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How to say brutal in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brutal in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brutal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of brutal in a Sentence

  1. Carlos Miranda:

    It's a brutal sanction.

  2. Doug Wead:

    It was a very brutal campaign.

  3. Ted Cruz:

    The Castros are brutal dictators.

  4. Valentin Lopez:

    The mission period was brutal on our people.

  5. Donald Trump:

    We didn’t have the press. The press was brutal.

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