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causing sharp, often prolonged discomfort

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(of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering

harsh

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resembling a beast

disagreeably direct and precise

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I understand his injuries are not life-threatening but it is a brutal way to deal with anyone.
The essence of the Brutal S1 is a racing machine engineered for high performance.
Mirwaiz said that the violence that the state has wreaked on us is largely responsible for this kind of brutalisation, as the police are being used against the people in the most brutal ways which leads to brutal reactions," he said.
The Labour Party has reached a sorry state when right wing parties such as the Democratic Unionist and UlsterUnionist parties can oppose these brutal cuts on some of the poorest people in Britain but the Labour Party refused to oppose these cuts.
True, it is sad that we expect help from other brutal actors to deal with the acts of a brutal leader.
KARACHI -- On the directives of Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Chief Munawar Hasan, the JI Karachi Chapter is going to observe a countrywide "protest day" today on (Friday) against the brutal massacre of Morsi's supporters in Egypt by the military.
Claude Littner's brutal crucifixion of Jordan Poulton: "You're a parasite.
Summary: A man who was among several people killed in a brutal massacre in the French Alps has been named as Saad al-Hilli, from Claygate, Surrey.
BRUTAL TRUTH: Failure to replace blue-chip quality with blue-chip quality undermined the campaign.
How come they could not prevent his brutal execution?
Cairo, Ramadan 21, 1432, Aug 21, 2011, SPA -- Arab League Council at the level of permanent representatives condemned the Israeli brutal aggression on the Egyptian forces, resulted in a number of dead and wounded and held Israel fully responsible for this heinous crime.
54 Simple Truths with Brutal Advice: How to Face the Challenges of the Life" is an inspirational book from Michael Wash as he reminds us all that we're all vulnerable, prone to mistakes, and will do many things we regret - and that it's okay.
Shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper said the job losses, revealed in a party survey of police forces up and down the country, showed the "shocking and brutal reality" of the Government's spending cuts.
Today the world is shocked by the violent scene that was planned against the peaceful demonstrators in Tahrir Square in Cairo, with the most brutal kinds of killing and abuse
The EU is considering reinstating sanctions against Alexander Lukashenko's regime in response to its brutal crackdown on the opposition after last December's presidential vote, according to diplomatic sources.