Translation of "cruel" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

cruel

adjective uk us /ˈkruː.əl/ /krʊəl/ (crueller, cruellest or crueler, cruelest)

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。
cruelly uk us /ˈkruː.ə.li/ /ˈkrʊəl.i/ adverb

in a cruel way

殘酷地;殘忍地

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