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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
brutal /'bru:tl/
  • tính từ
    • đầy thú tính; cục súc
    • hung ác, tàn bạo
Concise Dictionary
+(of weapons or instruments) causing suffering and pain
+(of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 inhuman, savage, cruel, pitiless, harsh, severe, barbaric, barbarous, beastly, bestial, sadistic, murderous; inhumane, heartless, hard-hearted, unkind, fierce, stony-hearted, insensitive, unfeeling, cold-blooded, unsympathetic, remorseless, ruthless, ferocious, atrocious, Draconian or Draconic, Literary fell:
Few survived the brutal treatment in the concentration camps.
2 rude, ill-mannered, coarse, unrefined, boorish, ill-bred, rustic, crass, uncouth, uncultured, uncultivated, rough, crude:
His brutal behaviour made him unfit to represent the Crown.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
1 violent and cruel: a brutal attack / murder / rape / killing + a brutal and repressive regime
2 direct and clear about sth unpleasant; not thinking of people's feelings: With brutal honesty she told him she did not love him.
brutality noun [U, C] (plural brutalities): police brutality + the brutalities of war
brutally adverb: He was brutally assaulted. + Let me be brutally frank about this.

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