Translation of "cruel" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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crueladjective

uk /ˈkruː.əl/ us /ˈkruː.əl/ crueller, cruellest or crueler, cruelest

B1 extremely unkind and unpleasant and causing pain to people or animals intentionally

殘忍的;殘酷的;刻毒傷人的
Don't tease him about his weight - it's cruel. 別拿他的體重開玩笑——這樣太刻薄了。
Children can be very cruel to each other. 小孩相互之間會很殘忍。

causing suffering

令人痛苦的
His death was a cruel blow. 他的死是個無情的打擊。

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cruelly
adverb uk /ˈkruː.ə.li/ us /ˈkruː.ə.li/

B2 in a cruel way

殘酷地;殘忍地

(Translation of “cruel” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)