Synonyms for cruel and unusual punishment | Synonym.com

Synonyms and antonyms for cruel and unusual punishment

1. unusual (adj.)

not usual or common or ordinary

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3. cruel (adj.)

(of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering

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4. unusual (adj.)

not commonly encountered

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5. unusual (adj.)

being definitely out of the ordinary and unexpected; slightly odd or even a bit weird

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6. tool-and-die work (n.)

the craft of making special tools and dies

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7. self-punishment (n.)

punishment inflicted on yourself

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8. blood-and-guts (adj.)

marked by great zeal or violence

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9. hit-and-run (adj.)

designed for or consisting of a brief attack followed by a quick escape

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10. out-and-out (adj.)

complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers

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