- merciless; relentless; severe; cruel; pitiless.
- unsparingly great, extreme, or excessive, as amounts: to talk for an unmerciful length of time.
Origin of unmerciful
Related Words for unmercifulmerciless, bestial, bloodthirsty, brutal, hard, heartless, hurtful, implacable, monstrous, pitiless, relentless, remorseless, ruthless, uncaring, unfeeling, unrelenting, unsparing, vengeful, vindictive, tyrannous
Examples from the Web for unmerciful
Historical Examples of unmerciful
Still they repeated their unmerciful blows with all their energy.Chronicles of Border Warfare
Alexander Scott Withers
You're an unmerciful sinner when you get started, ain't you, Is?The Depot Master
Joseph C. Lincoln
Note the lesson of the parable of the Unmerciful Servant, Matt.Jesus the Christ
James Edward Talmage
He tied her to a tree and beat her unmerciful and cut her tender parts.Slave Narratives, Oklahoma
How unmerciful we were, and—how easily our lovers consoled themselves!The Home
- showing no mercy; relentless
- extreme or excessive