hard-hearted

adjective
hard-heart·​ed | \ ˈhärd-ˈhär-təd How to pronounce hard-hearted (audio) \

Definition of hard-hearted

: lacking in sympathetic understanding : unfeeling, pitiless

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hard-heartedly adverb
hard-heartedness noun

First Known Use of hard-hearted

13th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hard-hearted was in the 13th century

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“Hard-hearted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hard-hearted. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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hard-hearted

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English Language Learners Definition of hard-hearted

: having or showing no kindness or sympathy for other people

hardhearted

adjective
hard·​heart·​ed | \ ˈhärd-ˈhär-təd \

Kids Definition of hardhearted

: showing or feeling no pity : unfeeling

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