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heartless

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adjective heart·less \-ləs\

Simple Definition of heartless

  • : very cruel

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of heartless

  1. 1 archaic :  spiritless

  2. 2 :  lacking feeling :  cruel

heartlessly adverb
heartlessness noun

Examples of heartless in a sentence

  1. <a heartless boss who would fire people for missing work, even if they were sick as a dog>

  2. <his heartless whipping of runaway slaves virtually to the point of death shocked even other slave owners>



14th Century

First Known Use of heartless

14th century

Rhymes with heartless


HEARTLESS Defined for Kids

heartless

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adjective heart·less \ˈhärt-ləs\

Definition of heartless for Students





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