unfeeling


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Synonyms for unfeeling

devoid of feeling for others

devoid of feeling or sensation

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'There is very little to tell,' said Mrs Merdle, reviewing the breadth of bosom which seemed essential to her having room enough to be unfeeling in, 'but it is to your sister's credit.
It was only the want of adequate knowledge that could have made it possible for Godfrey deliberately to entertain an unfeeling project: his natural kindness had outlived that blighting time of cruel wishes, and Nancy's praise of him as a husband was not founded entirely on a wilful illusion.
It was a jesuitical, cold, unfeeling, and selfish manner, that seemed to say, “I have kept within the law,” to the man he had so cruelly injured.
His mother had whipped him for drinking some cream which he had never tasted and knew nothing about; it was plain that she was tired of him and wished him to go; if she felt that way, there was nothing for him to do but succumb; he hoped she would be happy, and never regret having driven her poor boy out into the unfeeling world to suffer and die.
The prisoners were far from insensible or unfeeling; their ways arose out of the condition of the time.
Athelstane coloured deeply, for such had been his own fate on the last day of the tournament; while Rowena, who was pleased in the same proportion, as if to make amends for the brutal jest of her unfeeling suitor, requested Rebecca to ride by her side.
I don't know what sort of folk they can be, so unfeeling and heartless, that rather than bestow a glance upon a worthy man they leave him to die or go mad.
Also she has a pretty blood-red heart, but it is made of stone--a ruby, I think--and so is rather hard and unfeeling. I think the next Glass Cat the Magician makes will have neither brains nor heart, for then it will not object to catching mice and may prove of some use to us."
I never thought you were utterly unfeeling. The idea of you saying you'd love to break a man's heart!"
And thrust aside Jerry was, by a rough and naked foot, as harsh and unfeeling in its impact as an inanimate breaking sea on a beach-jut of insensate rock.
His comments expose the Tories for what they are: unthinking, unfeeling, contemptible brutes.
Here was a woman pushed to the end of her tether in the fight for a loved one against an all-too-often unfeeling system.
A WEALTHY dad was branded unfeeling and cold yesterday as his daughter won a court fight to make him pay for her education.
The patient watchdog body the Salisbury and District Community Health Council has called her treatment "very unfeeling and very unfair".
This puts pressure on his relationship with girlfriend Rosemary (Helena Bonham- Carter) and the result is both dramatic and hilarious, as Gordon vents his frustrations at unfeeling publishers on his beloved aspidistra plant.