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Synonyms for pitiless
ˈpɪt ɪ lɪs, ˈpɪt i-piti·less

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. pitiless

    Synonyms:
    merciless, unsparing, inexorable, cruel

    Antonyms:
    pitiful, tender, merciful, compassionate, lenient, indulgent

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pitiless, remorseless, ruthless, unpityingadjective

    without mercy or pity

    "an act of ruthless ferocity"; "a monster of remorseless cruelty"

    Synonyms:
    unpitying, ruthless, remorseless, unkind

    Antonyms:
    humane, merciful

  2. pitiless, unkindadjective

    deficient in humane and kindly feelings

    Synonyms:
    unpitying, ruthless, remorseless, unkind

    Antonyms:
    merciful, humane

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pitilessadjective

    Synonyms:
    merciless, unmerciful, unpitying, relentless, ruthless, implacable, inexorable, cruel, unfeeling, unsympathizing

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pitilessadjective

    Synonyms:
    unmerciful

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "pitiless":

    ruthless, merciless, relentless, unforgiving, implacable, callous

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#151356remorseless
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How to use pitiless in a sentence?

  1. Finley Peter Dunne:

    A man's idea in a game of cards is war, cruel, devastating, and pitiless. A lady's idea of it is a combination of larceny, embezzlement and burglary.

  2. Erik Pevernagie:

    Time' can be pitiless. Time is able to convert the flame of love into a mood of restraint. A paradise of adulation can become a setting of animosity and ecstasy can change into indifference. Mutual complicity can become a balance of power and heaven can turn into hell. Eventually only a best friend remains ː ' Me, myself and I' . -Erik Pevernagie

  3. Charles Robert Darwin:

    The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference.

  4. J. William Fulbright:

    Naturepitiless in a pitiless universeis certainly not concerned with the survival of Americans or, for that matter, of any of the two billion people now inhabiting this earth. Hence, our destiny, with the aid of God, remains in our own hands.

  5. Simone Weil:

    Force is as pitiless to the man who possesses it, or thinks he does, as it is to its victims; the second it crushes, the first it intoxicates. The truth is, nobody really possesses it.

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