adjective piti·less \ˈpi-ti-ləs\

: very cruel : having or showing no pity

: very harsh or severe

Full Definition of PITILESS

:  devoid of pity :  harsh, cruel
piti·less·ly adverb
piti·less·ness noun

Examples of PITILESS

  1. The soldiers were pitiless toward their enemy.
  2. <gave the beggar in the street a pitiless look and kept on walking>

First Known Use of PITILESS

15th century
PITILESSNESS Defined for Kids


adjective piti·less \ˈpi-ti-ləs\

Definition of PITILESS for Kids

:  having no pity :  cruel


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