show no mercy
Definition of show no mercy
: to treat (someone) very harshly Although the mayor had apologized already, the press showed him no mercy. We will show no mercy to the opposing team!
Word by Word Definitions
: to cause or permit to be seen : exhibit
: to offer for sale
: to present as a public spectacle : perform
: a demonstrative display
: outward appearance
: a false semblance : pretense
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