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How to sign: (of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering
"a barbarous crime"; "brutal beatings"; "cruel tortures"; "Stalin's roughshod treatment of the kulaks"; "a savage slap"; "vicious kicks";
Similiar / Same: barbarous, fell, savage, brutal, cruel, roughshod
How to sign: marked by deep ill will; deliberately harmful
"a malevolent lie"; "poisonous hate...in his eyes"- Ernest Hemingway; "venomous criticism"; "vicious gossip";