cruel blow

Definition of cruel blow

  1. :  something that is very hard to bear Life has dealt them some cruel blows in recent years.

Word by Word Definitions

cruelplay
  1. :  disposed to inflict pain or suffering :  devoid of humane feelings

    :  causing or conducive to injury, grief, or pain

    :  unrelieved by leniency

blowplay
  1. :  to be in motion

    :  to move with speed or force

    :  to move or run quickly

  1. :  an instance of air moving with speed or force :  a blowing of wind especially when strong or violent

    :  brag, boasting

    :  an act or instance of blowing (see 1blow)

  1. :  flower, bloom

  1. :  blossoms

    :  bloom

  1. :  a forcible stroke delivered with a part of the body (such as the fist) or with an instrument

    :  a hostile act or state :  combat

    :  a forcible or sudden act or effort :  assault


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