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cold-hearted

adjective Referring to an emotionally detached, cruel, mean-spirited philosophy or person.
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Charles' daughter has made a stinging attack on Nigella, 50, branding her "cold-hearted".
But Rex is not the only one attempting to manipulate people with dangerous secrets, and when his questionable games cross paths with the cold-hearted machinations of a far worse person, his fragile world comes crashing down in a hail of ruin.
It will require a cold-hearted surgery to get to the root of this cancer and this can only start with a complete overhaul of existing systems.
A FORMER police constable jailed for 10 years after repeatedly punching his pregnant ex-girlfriend in the stomach to try to bring on a miscarriage is "callous, cold-hearted and utterly selfish", his victim said yesterday.
4&5 FEATURES He may be better known for being a flirtatious anchorman in The Hour, but fans of Dominic West may be surprised as he takes on the role of charming, but cold-hearted, killer Sab Than in a new film 6&7 ON SCREEN An inspirational drama teacher (Minnie Driver) stages a musical version of The Tempest in Hunky Dory.
Officers said that "due to the cold-hearted nature of the letter" it was not passed on to the victim.
The cream-coloured dragon with big orange spots is drawn in a childish fashion, adding humour and challenging the scary cold-hearted dragon stereotype.
The 41 year-old blonde who committed one of Britain's most notorious murders has been doing time at Drake Hall Women's Prison in Staffordshire - less than an hour's drive from the scene of the cold-hearted killing.
Maybe I'm cold-hearted but I just felt we were doing something very positive.
She discusses the natural and unnatural history, the cold-hearted family of serpents, snakebite, the big constrictors, cobras and kin, and the generation of vipers.
''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 ...