Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Brutal (Page: 186)

Bru"tal (?), a. [Cf. F. brutal. See Brute, a.]

1. Of or pertaining to a brute; as, brutal nature. Above the rest of brutal kind." Milton.

2. Like a brute; savage; cruel; inhuman; brutish; unfeeling; merciless; gross; as, brutal manners. Brutal intemperance." Macaulay.