As adjectives the difference between charming and brutal
is that charming
is pleasant, charismatic while brutal
)savagely violent, vicious, ruthless, or cruel.
As a verb charming
As a noun charming
is the casting of a magical charm.
, date=May 24
, author=Nathan Rabin
, title=Film: Reviews: Men In Black 3
, work=The Onion AV Club
, passage=In the abstract, Stuhlbarg’s twinkly-eyed sidekick suggests Joe Pesci in Lethal Weapon 2 by way of late-period Robin Williams with an alien twist, but Stuhlbarg makes a character that easily could have come across as precious into a surprisingly palatable, even charming
delightful in a playful way which avoids responsibility or seriousness, as if attracting through a magical charm
* (pleasant) dull
* (pleasant) charismatic, smart, witty
* (delightful) silly
The casting of a magical charm.
* (Thomas Middleton)
- They denied me often flour, barm and milk, / Goose-grease and tar, when I ne'er hurt their charmings , / Their brewlocks, nor their batches, nor forespoke / Any of their breedings.
(senseid)Savagely violent, vicious, ruthless, or cruel
Crude or unfeeling in manner or speech.
Disagreeably precise or penetrating
(music, figuratively) In extreme metal, to describe the speed of the music and the density of riffs.