Definition of Ruthlessness

1. Noun. Mercilessness characterized by a lack of pity.

Exact synonyms: Pitilessness
Generic synonyms: Mercilessness, Unmercifulness
Derivative terms: Pitiless, Pitiless, Ruthless



2. Noun. Feelings of extreme heartlessness.

Definition of Ruthlessness

1. Noun. The property of being ruthless ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ruthlessness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ruthlessness

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Literary usage of Ruthlessness

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1. The New York Times Current History (1918)
"ruthlessness and the Law of Evolution By John Burroughs Mr. Burroughs at the age of 80 takes as keen an interest in the issues of the world war as he did in ..."

2. Raemaekers' Cartoon History of the War by Louis Raemaekers (1919)
"The Kaiser: "Your ruthlessness has failed, Tirpitz; I must pin my faith to Count Zeppelin" 'T^HE ruthless submarine policy introduced by von Tirpitz earlier ..."

3. Gems (?) of German Thought by William Archer (1917)
"IV ruthlessness (BEFORE THE WAR.) 326. War is an act of violence whose object is to constrain the enemy, to accomplish our will. ..."

4. Gems (?) of German Thought by William Archer (1917)
"IV ruthlessness (BEFORE THE WAR.) 326. War is an act of violence whose object is to constrain the enemy, to accomplish our will. ..."

5. Gems (?) of German Thought by William Archer (1917)
"IV ruthlessness (BEFORE THE WAR.) 326. War is an act of violence whose object is to constrain the enemy, to accomplish our will. ..."

6. "An American Commoner": The Life and Times of Richard Parks Bland. A Study by William Vincent Byars (1900)
"Rings and the ruthlessness of Speculative Politics.—Abuse of the Courts Against the People. N NOVEMBER, 1872, Mr. Jay Gould was arrested on criminal charges ..."

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