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unmerciful

un·mer·ci·ful

unmerciful

 
pronunciation:
uhn muhr sih fl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: without mercy; pitiless.
an unmerciful judge
antonyms:
charitable, merciful
similar words:
merciless, pitiless, remorseless
definition 2: cruelly excessive.
an unmerciful beating
antonyms:
merciful
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derivation: unmercifully (adv.)
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