Definition of Hardheartedness

1. Noun. An absence of concern for the welfare of others.

Exact synonyms: Coldheartedness, Heartlessness
Generic synonyms: Unconcern
Specialized synonyms: Cruelty, Mercilessness, Pitilessness, Ruthlessness
Derivative terms: Coldhearted, Hardhearted, Hardhearted, Heartless



Definition of Hardheartedness

1. Noun. The state of being hardhearted. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hardheartedness

hardfisted
hardgoods
hardhack
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hardhanded
hardhandedness
hardhat
hardhats
hardheaded
hardheadedly
hardheadedness
hardheads
hardhearted
hardheartedly
hardheartedness (current term)
hardier
hardies
hardiest
hardihead
hardihood
hardihoods
hardily
hardiment
hardiments
hardiness
hardinesses
hardish

Literary usage of Hardheartedness

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1. The Elements of Christian Science: A Treatise Upon Moral Philosophy and by William Adams (1857)
"hardheartedness.—Its natural punishments.—Sentimentalism a disease of the Sympathy.—Rousseau.—Law of sympathy.—Moral conclusions from this arising. ..."

2. Adventures in Mongolia by James Gilmour (1886)
"... to death—The cage—Demeanour of the criminal —Tantalizing the sufferer—The ' Mirth of Hell'— Jeering of the crowd—Death—hardheartedness of the Chinese. ..."

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