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brutality


brutality

noun

Definition of BRUTALITY

2
the manifestation of the traits or the gratification of the appetites of a lower animal <the disconcerting ease with which the people adopted the brutality of the enemy invaders>

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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