(redirected from crueller)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal.
References in periodicals archive ?
In China, where bile extraction is even crueller than in Vietnam, there are more than 18,000 in captivity in horrendous conditions.
Being forced to lose that amount of cash over a year would be tough enough for most families - but it's an even crueller blow to those most in need of state help.
The world will be a less safe, less democratic, crueller place.
That would be very, very cruel on him (AVB) and what he's doing with his team but it would be a damn sight crueller on us.
Then, linking one issue with another, he added: "This is crueller to horses than hitting them.
It might also give aspiring AMs something to work out their policy plans on the back of, a crueller wag than Spin Doctor may suggest.
Crueller still that the hope afforded by a transplant operation should be dashed by the dreadful realisation that his new lungs contained a tumour.
FILM characters with mental health problems are being depicted as more demonic and crueller than at any time in movie history, according to a new report published.
From a relatively early age most of us know that truth is stranger than fiction - and crueller and more dramatic.
Labour's Peter Hain accused Mr Howard of 'scurrilous, right-wing, ugly tactics', while Mr Kennedy said that the Tory proposal for an annual cap on asylum numbers would lead to a 'much crueller Britain'.
Crueller critics have dubbed Mr Weller the founder of 'Dad Rock' but I can only conclude they have never seen him, or any of his previous bands, perform live.
Much crueller than people expect, so I hope the show will shock the audience and remove them from the comfort zone people usually expect from Dickens.
You see, the longer revenge is delayed, the crueller it becomes, and on Halloween at 6pm Amy Butler went to play on the swings in the Paddington area of Liverpool.
Does the fact that many viewers now watch shows like The X Factor and Britain's Got Talent to laugh at the hopeless auditionees mean that we're becoming crueller, or has this always been part of the genre's appeal?
She went on to say that she 'will go on believing that offering a dog a life of sensory deprivation is crueller than killing it' and that she doesn't 'trust people who say overweight, dull-eyed dogs are perfectly happy.