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Meaning of PITILESS

Pronunciation:  'pitiles

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  deficient in humane and kindly feelings
  2. [adj]  without mercy or pity; "an act of ruthless ferocity"; "a monster of remorseless cruelty"

PITILESS is a 8 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: inhumane, merciless, remorseless, ruthless, unkind, unmerciful, unpitying



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pit"i*less\, a.
1. Destitute of pity; hard-hearted; merciless; as, a
   pitilessmaster; pitiless elements.

2. Exciting no pity; as, a pitiless condition. --
   {Pit"i*less*ly}, adv. -- {Pit"i*less*ness}, n.

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