noun, plural bar·bar·i·ties.
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH barbaritybarbarism, barbarity
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When Peter’s turn came, he said he hoped that his son didn’t get shot at in climate-induced barbarity and that he did not starve.The Climate Crisis Is Worse Than You Can Imagine. Here’s What Happens If You Try.|by Elizabeth Weil|January 25, 2021|ProPublica
As they now live out their wildest dreams, their barbarity has cost the U.S. far more.The Luxury Homes That Torture and Your Tax Dollars Built|Michael Daly|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It might appear senseless but that is appearance only, our bafflement before such barbarity.Senseless. Evil. Silver Linings. Our Misguided Terms of Terror.|William Giraldi|April 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The two Chechen wars, fought in 1994-96 and 1999-2000, were almost unparalleled in their barbarity in the postwar era.
The people here retained the same paganism and barbarity, only they were not so dangerous, being conquered by the Muscovites.
I could find in the Bible more instances of Jahweh's cruelty and barbarity and lack of mercy than I can find room for.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
It is curious that the Indians of the new world, should so very far exceed all the savage tribes of the old in barbarity.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
It was only Dutch, a foolish charm, a heritage of barbarity and ignorance, but I was too weary to protest.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
Galerius, an Illyrian herdsman, but exhibited more conspicuously upon the throne of empire the native barbarity of his character.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow