Translation of "harsh" - English-Japanese dictionary

harsh

adjective uk /hɑːʃ/ us /hɑrʃ/

cruel or unkind

厳しい, 辛らつな
harsh criticism

too strong, bright, loud, etc.

強すぎる, 強烈な, 耳障りな
harsh chemicals
harsh lighting
harshly adverb /hɑːʃ·li/ /hɑrʃ·li/

厳しく, 手荒に
She felt that she had been treated harshly.

(Translation of “harsh” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)