lacking sympathy or feeling; indifferent; unkind.
- cold·heart·ed·ly, adjective
- cold-heart·ed·ness, noun
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How to use cold-hearted in a sentence
His giddy glee turns sickening when you consider the coldhearted inhumanity that necessarily lies beneath.
She really is the most coldhearted and cynical of the bunch.Hollywood’s Favorite Ex–Porn Star: A Chat With Sasha Grey | Marlow Stern | February 15, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
So was Nixon—along with a few other choice adjectives like steely and coldhearted.President Obama Eyes New Oval Office While the White House Undergoes Renovations | Lauren Ashburn | February 3, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for cold-hearted
lacking in feeling or warmth; unkind
- cold-heartedly, adverb
- cold-heartedness, noun
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