Stringent vs Brutal - What's the difference?

stringent | brutal |


As adjectives the difference between stringent and brutal

is that stringent is strict; binding strongly; making strict requirements; restrictive; rigid; severe while brutal is (senseid)savagely violent, vicious, ruthless, or cruel.

stringent

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Strict; binding strongly; making strict requirements; restrictive; rigid; severe
  • They have stringent quality requirements outlining what is acceptable.

    Anagrams

    * English adjectives ----

    brutal

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (senseid)Savagely violent, vicious, ruthless, or cruel
  • Crude or unfeeling in manner or speech.
  • Harsh; unrelenting
  • Disagreeably precise or penetrating
  • (music, figuratively) In extreme metal, to describe the speed of the music and the density of riffs.
  • Synonyms

    * barbaric * cold-blooded * savage * vicious

    Antonyms

    * gentle * kind