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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

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resembling a beast

disagreeably direct and precise

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" The editorial stated that "in 2018, 164 defenders of the land and environment were killed, with the Philippines of the brutal President Rodrigo Duterte taking over from Brazil as the deadliest place to resist rapacious developers and governments." Panelo defended the Presidentfor his no non-sense stance in maintenance of peace and order and in addressing insurgency in the country.
'Let's celebrate with new Brutal Fruit Spritzer, it's here for our special moments, our milestones, our successes.'
"The brutal murder in Aligarh is yet another inhuman, unspeakable crime against an innocent child.
She vowed that though Indian brutal forces are using all inhuman tactics in the occupied valley, the Kashmiris couldn't be deprived of their right of self-determination for long.
Sherwin Gatchalian, in a post on Twitter, also condemned the brutal murder of Silawan.
Local people said that this was the first-evern brutal incident occurred in the area after the elimination of militants from the area in 2014.
The brutal killing of a local Sindhi nationalist leader in Karachi and the conduct of the police in handling the gruesome incident has left the civil society, political activists and the legal fraternity in a state of shock.
JACOBABAD -- A large number of peoples attached with different walks of life demonstrated a protest against the brutal murder of Pakistan's renowned artist and position holder graduate of National College of Art [NCA] Lahore Qutub Rind in Jacobabad Sindh, here on Tuesday.
President Donald Trump called him at the weekend: "a brutal killer".
Sudue in the strongest term condemned brutal actions on the parts of the company's security on peaceful citizens in the concession area.
According the Supreme Court spokesperson, the chief justice took notice of the brutal incident on media reports.
Det Chief Supt Raymond Murray said: "The murder was brutal, the attack was brutal and the assault was brutal."
I believe there is one factor above the others that allows for great success: brutal honesty.
Adrian Hynd, 52, was given a life sentence last month and ordered to serve at least 18 years for the brutal slaying of gangland enforcer Alex Forbes.