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barbarity

bar·bar·i·ty

barbarity

 
pronunciation:
bar ber ih ti
part of speech: noun
inflections: barbarities
definition 1: cruel or vicious behavior.
antonyms:
benevolence
definition 2: a wantonly brutal or sadistic act.
antonyms:
kindness
similar words:
outrage
definition 3: crudity or uncouthness, as of style, expression, or taste.