Cruel vs Remorseless - What's the difference?

cruel | remorseless |


As adjectives the difference between cruel and remorseless

is that cruel is not nice; mean; heartless while remorseless is without remorse, mercy or pity.

As a verb cruel

is to spoil or ruin (one's chance of success).

cruel

English

Adjective

(en-adj)
  • Not nice; mean; heartless.
  • The supervisor was very cruel to Josh, as he would always give Josh the hardest, most degrading work he could find.
  • (slang) Cool; awesome; neat.
  • Synonyms

    * brutal * sadistic * vicious

    Antonyms

    * merciful

    Derived terms

    * cruelly

    Verb

  • To spoil or ruin (one's chance of success)
  • Anagrams

    * * ----

    remorseless

    English

    Adjective

    (head)
  • without remorse, mercy or pity
  • unyielding or relentless