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treat brutally

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make brutal, unfeeling, or inhuman

become brutal or insensitive and unfeeling

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Clearly every day he goes on brutalising his own people is a bad day for humanity, is a bad day for people in Libya, and we should be standing with those people who want a better future for Libya, and that future cannot include Colonel Gaddafi.
London, Mar 9 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that the world cannot "stand aside" and allow violence to continue in Libya, and insisted that the global leaders should be prepared to stop Colonel Muammar Gaddafi if he "goes on brutalising his own people.
This world would be a better place if every nation abolished the cruelty and vengeance of the death penalty because it has a brutalising effect on society.
What about the brutalising of the train guard by the robbers (thugs), resulting in his eventual death?
And before any of you start screaming about brutalising kids, I'm not talking about that.
The war in Iraq is brutalising GIs, and British troops cannot be immune from this degradation.
Brutalising youths into submission is not the correct avenue of redress for us, as a society to take.