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Synonyms for brutality
bruˈtæl ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ferociousness, brutality, viciousness, savagery(noun)

    the trait of extreme cruelty

    Synonyms:
    barbarity, savagery, barbarism, savageness, viciousness, ferociousness

  2. brutality, barbarity, barbarism, savagery(noun)

    a brutal barbarous savage act

    Synonyms:
    atrocity, atrociousness, barbarousness, savageness, viciousness, barbarism, heinousness, barbarity, savagery, ferociousness

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. brutality(n.)

    Synonyms:
    savageness, inhumanity, barbarity, cruelty, brutishness, ferocity, truculence, hardness of heart

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. brutality(n)

    Synonyms:
    inhumanity, cruelty, truculence

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How to use brutality in a sentence?

  1. C. J. Jung:

    Sentimentality is a superstructure covering brutality.

  2. The Iraqi ambassador:

    I cannot speak to the extent of that issue until we finalize our analysis of the problem but if one looks at the broader picture, it is very clear that the brutality and the tactics that (ISIS) is using expand by the day.

  3. Donald Trump:

    We must continue once again to shine a light on the horrendous atrocities taking place around the corner and around the globe, we must continue to fight injustice in all its forms, in whatever scale or shape it takes in our lives. Together, we must declare that the era of allowing brutality against women and children is over, while affirming that the time for empowering women around the world is now. For wherever women are diminished, the entire world is diminished with them.

  4. Donald Trump:

    We must continue once again to shine a light on the horrendous atrocities taking place around the corner and around the globe, we must continue to fight injustice in all its forms, in whatever scale or shape it takes in our lives. Together, we must declare that the era of allowing brutality against women and children is over.

  5. Paul Callan:

    I believe that the existence of cell phone video and social media postings has substantially reduced police brutality over the long run. Although the intensity of news coverage of cases such as [George] Zimmerman and Michael Brown makes it feel like there is more police brutality, my sense of the situation as a lawyer who is in court several times a week is that the number of cases is diminishing.


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