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cold-hearted

adjective Referring to an emotionally detached, cruel, mean-spirited philosophy or person.
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Roque and other children martyred by this cold-hearted government serve as our undying inspiration to continue our cause.
The actions of Matthew Cherry on that day were callous, cold-hearted and utterly selfish.
This is cold-hearted and vicious," said Judge Fox, the Recorder of Middlesbrough.
Anyone who might suggest that it is about time the selfish motorists in our city got some sort of comeuppance is clearly nothing but a cold-hearted cynic.
In his new guise, The Spirit wages war against arch-nemesis and cold-hearted killer Octopus (Samuel L Jackson), who seems determined to destroy the city and its denizens in his pursuit of immortality, with the help of punk secretary Silken Floss (Scarlett Johansson) and various henchmen.
WHAT a cold-hearted and unfeeling person Jayne Wilkins (Viewpoints, May 8) must be when she reports that reading about, and watching the documentary of, the parents of Madeleine McCann "makes her sick".
The motherland we wanted to return to so much was a cold-hearted one.
Because morally, that's what a person should do, but from a cold-hearted business perspective, if the public doesn't perceive you're .
As a "warm and loving alternative" to this cold-hearted approach, Mead recommends the following: "Send the old people to Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.
English judges--often depicted as either cold-hearted noose enthusiasts or stern defenders of patriarchy (or, indeed, as both)--are presented as having been often in advance of public opinion with regard to harshly punishing violence against women.
Is Eleanor as cold-hearted as she appears, or does she care that Clara's fellow stable hand, a teenager named Jazmyn, is heavily pregnant, her health and security at risk?
His feeling towards it is basically, in his own words, how can a government be so cold-hearted that after all we've been through, after all the pictures that we have, and they still deny that they have done it,'' Melkonian said.