Definitions for

Overview of noun cruelty

The noun cruelty has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (4) cruelty, inhuman treatment

(a cruel act; a deliberate infliction of pain and suffering)

2. (1) cruelty, mercilessness, pitilessness, ruthlessness

(feelings of extreme heartlessness)

3. (1) cruelty, cruelness, harshness

(the quality of being cruel and causing tension or annoyance) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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