Complete Definition of "cruel"

English

Pronunciation
a|{{RP}} enPR|/kro͝əl/, IPA|/kɹʊəɫ/, SAMPA|/kr\[email protected]/
audio|en-us-cruel.ogg|Audio (US)

Adjective
en-adj|er|est

  1. Not nice; mean; heartless.
  2. slang cool|Cool; awesome; neat.

Translations
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Afrikaans: wreedaardig
Albanian: mizor
Arabic: قاسي
Armenian: անգութ (angout)
Bengali: t-|bn|nishthur|xs=Bengali
Bulgarian: t+|bg|жесток|tržestok|scCyrl
Catalan: #Catalan|cruel
Chinese: 虣 (bào)
Croatian: t-|hr|nečovečan
Czech: t-|cs|krutý|m
Danish: grusom
Dutch: wreed, wrede, gemeen, gemene
Esperanto: kruela
Estonian: julm
Faeroese: grimmur
Finnish: t-|fi|julma
French: t+|fr|cruel
Frisian: wreed
Georgian: სასტიკი (sastiki)
German: t+|de|grausam
Greek: t+|el|σκληρός|trsklērós|scGrek
Hebrew: אַכְזָרִי (akhzary) m, אכזרית (akhzaryt) f
Hindi: t-|hi|nirdayi|xs=Hindi
Hungarian: t+|hu|kegyetlen
Indonesian: t+|id|kejam|xs=Indonesian
Interlingua: #Interlingua|cruel
Irish: cruálach
Italian: t+|it|crudele
Japanese: 残酷 (ざんこく) (zankoku)
Korean: 잔인한 (janinhan)
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Kurdish: t|ku|zalim, t|ku|bêrehm
Latin: crudelis
Latvian: nežēlīgs
Lithuanian: laukinis
Malay: t-|ms|kejam|xs=Malay
Mongolian: t-|mn|хэрцгий|trhėrcgij|scCyrl|xs=Mongolian
Norwegian: grusom
Papiamentu: kruel
Persian: ﻡﺤﺭﻴﺒ
Polish: okrutny m,okrutna f, okrutne n, okrutni plural, okrutne plural,f
Portuguese: t+|pt|cruel
Romanian: t-|ro|crud
Russian: t+|ru|жестокий|tržestókij|scCyrl
Scottish Gaelic: borb, garg, cruadalach, neo-iochdmhor, neo-thruacanta
Serbian: нечовечан (nečovečan), okrutan m, okrutna f, okrutno n
Slovak: krutá
Slovenian: krut
Spanish: t+|es|cruel
Swahili: t-|sw|dhalimu|xs=Swahili
Swedish: grym
Tagalog: malupit
Telugu: క్రూరమైన (krooramaina), క్రూర
Thai: ซึ่งก่อให้เกิดความเจ็บปวด (sêung gòr hâi gèrt kwaam jèp bpùat)
Turkish: zalim
Ukrainian: жорстокий (žorstókyj)
Uyghur: achchiq
Vietnamese: độc ác
Welsh: creulon
Yiddish: groysam
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Synonyms
sadistic

Category:1000 English basic words


French

Pronunciation
audio|Fr-cruel.ogg|audio
w:IPA|IPA: /kʁy.ɛl/
w:SAMPA|SAMPA: /kRy.El/

Adjective
fr-infl-adj|smcruel|sfcruelle|pmcruels|pfcruelles|smpkʁy.ɛl|sfpkʁy.ɛl|pmpkʁy.ɛl|pfpkʁy.ɛl
cruel m, cruelle f

  1. cruel
  2. hard, painful

Synonyms
féroce
pénible

Related terms
cruellement

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