hardhearted

[ hahrd-hahr-tid ]
/ ˈhɑrdˈhɑr tɪd /

adjective

unfeeling; unmerciful; pitiless.

QUIZZES

WHO SAID IT: A QUIZ ON PRESIDENTIAL WIT AND WISDOM

Think you know your presidents? Take this quiz and see if you can match the style, wit, and ideology of these memorable lines to the right POTUS.
Question 1 of 9
“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”

Origin of hardhearted

1175–1225; Middle English hardherted. See hard, hearted

OTHER WORDS FROM hardhearted

hard·heart·ed·ly, adverbhard·heart·ed·ness, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for hardhearted

British Dictionary definitions for hardhearted

hardhearted
/ (ˌhɑːdˈhɑːtɪd) /

adjective

unkind or intolerant

Derived forms of hardhearted

hardheartedly, adverbhardheartedness, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012