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brute

noun [C]
 
 
/bruːt/
someone who behaves in a very violent and cruel wayUnpleasant menUnpleasant people in general
brutish
 
 
/ˈbruːtɪʃ/ adjective
like a bruteViolent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
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