Meaning of “hard-hearted” in the English Dictionary

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"hard-hearted" in British English

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hard-heartedadjective

uk /ˌhɑːdˈhɑː.tɪd/ us /ˌhɑːrdˈhɑːr.t̬ɪd/ disapproving

If someone is hard-hearted, they are not kind or not able to feel sympathy.

(Definition of “hard-hearted” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hard-hearted" in American English

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hard-heartedadjective

/ˈhɑrdˈhɑr·t̬ɪd/

not kind or sympathetic toward other people

(Definition of “hard-hearted” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)