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Meaning of “heartless” in the English Dictionary

"heartless" in British English

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heartlessadjective

uk   /ˈhɑːt.ləs/  us   /ˈhɑːrt-/
cruel and not ​worrying about other ​people: Don't be so heartless!
(Definition of heartless from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"heartless" in American English

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heartlessadjective

 us   /ˈhɑrt·ləs/
cruel or ​unkind: She ​denounced the ​cutbacks on ​aid to the ​poor as heartless and ​shortsightedpolicies.
(Definition of heartless from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “heartless”
in Arabic عَديم الرَّحْمة…
in Korean 무정한…
in Portuguese cruel, insensível, inflexível…
in Catalan sense cor, cruel…
in Japanese 残酷な, 心ない…
in Chinese (Simplified) 残酷的,无情的…
in Turkish acımasız, kalpsiz, zalim…
in Russian бессердечный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 殘酷的,無情的…
in Italian senza cuore, spietato…
in Polish bez serca…
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