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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mercilessly, pitilessly, unmercifully, remorselesslyadverb

    without pity; in a merciless manner

    "he was mercilessly trounced by his opponent in the House"


  1. mercilesslyadverb

    In a merciless manner.

    She mercilessly read off the list of his wrongs in front of their friends.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Mercilesslyadverb

    In a manner void of pity.

    Etymology: from merciless.


  1. mercilessly

    Mercilessly means without showing any kindness, pity, or compassion; in a way that is cruel, harsh, or relentless. It involves acting without consideration for the pain, distress, or suffering of others.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mercilessly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mercilessly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of mercilessly in a Sentence

  1. Robert DiCello:

    My client suffered mercilessly.

  2. Ashkan Morovati:

    I went there to tell them to stand by the people and make compromises with people, you are suppressing people mercilessly and this is beneath humanity.

  3. Oscar Johnson Rivas:

    What we did was find the bush and get as far away as we could so they couldnt grab us, they were grabbing us mercilessly, like we were animals.

  4. Don Peppard:

    They must have seen the Time Magazine article where they explained what ‘flipping the bird’ was, after they found that out, they beat us mercilessly.

  5. Stephen Innes:

    Maybe, just maybe we are finally nearing a long-awaited indication from President Trump that the protracted period of market adversity is mercilessly nearing its end.

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