Synonyms and Antonyms of sternly
- The judge sternly reprimanded the prosecuting attorney for making comments that never should have been heard by the jury.
callously, cold-bloodedly, hard-heartedly, heartlessly, inhumanely, inhumanly, insensitively, mercilessly, obdurately, pitilessly, ruthlessly, tyrannically, uncharitably, unfeelingly, unmercifully, unsparingly
Seen and Heard
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