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Synonyms for ruthless
ˈruθ lɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pitiless, remorseless, ruthless, unpitying(adj)

    without mercy or pity

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

    Synonyms:
    unpitying, remorseless, pitiless, unkind

    Antonyms:
    merciful

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ruthless

    Synonyms:
    unpitying, unrelenting, truculent, unsparing

    Antonyms:
    tender, regretful, lenient, compassionate, forbearing, long-suffering

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ruthless(a.)

    Synonyms:
    merciless, pitiless, cruel, uncompassionate, unpitying, unmerciful, relentless, unrelenting, inexorable, barbarous, fell, savage, ferocious, inhuman, hard-hearted

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ruthless(a)

    Synonyms:
    pitiless, cruel, truculent, relentless, implacable, fell, hard-hearted

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#2028wild
#9271brutal
#9792savage
#11289cruel
#15992vicious
#21679reckless
#24248relentless
#26085ruthless
#40826unscrupulous
#42154heartless
#48929merciless
#49169unrelenting
#53842callous
#60472unforgiving
#60499unkind
#73839inexorable
#89199implacable
#103416pitiless
#151356remorseless
#185955unsparing
#205995truculent
#222327unmerciful

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