Definition of coldhearted
: marked by lack of sympathy, interest, or sensitivity coldhearted criminals a coldhearted refusal
Examples of coldhearted in a Sentence
People are criticizing the government's coldhearted plans to stop funding programs for the poor.
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Today is one of those times a sensible assessment of risk looks more coldhearted than clear-eyed.
In particular, experts point to the amygdala—a part of the limbic system—as a physiological culprit for coldhearted or violent behavior.
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Definition of coldhearted for English Language Learners
: lacking kindness, sympathy, or sensitivity
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