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Synonyms for remorseless

Synonyms for remorseless

Synonyms for remorseless

without mercy or pity

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On board the Tremolino, wrapped up in a black CABAN, the picturesque cloak of Mediterranean seamen, with those massive moustaches and his remorseless eyes set off by the shadow of the deep hood, he looked piratical and monkish and darkly initiated into the most awful mysteries of the sea.
The sailors, goaded by the remorseless pangs of hunger, had eaten their leather belts, their shoes, the sweatbands from their caps, although both Clayton and Monsieur Thuran had done their best to convince them that these would only add to the suffering they were enduring.
When the man in reply avowed the truth; the blunt, remorseless, naked truth; 'This is the saloon, sir' - he actually reeled beneath the blow.
The echoes caught it up, the owls hooted as it flew upon the breeze, the nightingale was silent and hid herself among the thickest boughs: it seemed to goad and urge the angry fire, and lash it into madness; everything was steeped in one prevailing red; the glow was everywhere; nature was drenched in blood: still the remorseless crying of that awful voice--the Bell, the Bell!
The clang and tumult were still going on, and the remorseless fires were burning fiercely as before; for few changes of night and day brought rest or quiet there.
It was so feeble and inconsistent a culmination to the beautiful scenery they had passed through, so hopeless and imbecile a conclusion to the preparation of that long picturesque journey, with its glimpses of sylvan and pastoral glades and canyons, that, as the coach swept down the last incline, and the remorseless monotony of the dead level spread out before them, furrowed by ditches and indented by pits, under cover of shielding their cheeks from the impalpable dust that rose beneath the plunging wheels, they buried their faces in their handkerchiefs, to hide a few half-hysterical tears.
They paint a clear picture of a cold, callous, calculating, remorseless and dangerous individual."
THE "calculating and remorseless" teenager who raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has been locked up for at least 27 years as he admitted the crime.
5 Manchester City 3 West Ham United 0 EVEN Wembley Cup final celebrations won't derail remorseless City.
The title of her EP, Don't Smile At Me, hints at its morose content - in one song she channels a remorseless murderer, in another, she's setting fire to her ex's car.
In the Sylvester Stallone film the eponymous hero wins a 15th-round knockout against remorseless 100-win heavyweight Ivan Drago.
Joel Edgerton is miscast in the role of Nate Nash, the idealistic CIA agent who helps Dominika turn the tables on her remorseless tormentors.
Remorseless City (boss Guardiola with striker Sergio Aguero, left) are 13 points clear of local rivals Manchester United at the halfway stage of the season - the biggest lead at Christmas in top-flight history.
As he moved towards a 31st Test century - and new-boy batsmen Tom Westley and Dawid Malan mustered 26 between them - England had good reason yet again to be grateful for his remorseless appetite for runs which has left him with a running total of 11,256.
and a sudden murder at Acadia proves that at least one remorseless killer is afoot.