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cruelty

US [ˈkruəlti]
UK [ˈkruːəlti]
  • n.残忍;残暴的行为;不公;不平
  • Web残酷;残酷行为;虐待
Plural Form:cruelties  
Cruelty
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n.
1.
[u]
~ (to sb/sth)
(尤指蓄意的)残酷,残忍,残暴behaviour that causes pain or suffering to others, especially deliberately
cruelty to animals
对动物的虐待
The deliberate cruelty of his words cut her like a knife.
他故意说残酷无情的话对她像刀割一样。
2.
[c][usupl]
残暴的行为a cruel action
3.
[c][u]
不公;不平something that happens that seems unfair
the cruelties of life
生活中的种种不公

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