Перевод: с русского на английский

с английского на русский

barbarous cruelty

См. также в других словарях:

  • Cruelty — Cru el*ty ( t[y^]), n.; pl. {Cruelties} ( t[i^]z). [OF. cruelt[ e], F. cruaut[ e], fr. L. crudelitas, fr. crudelis. See {Cruel}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The attribute or quality of being cruel; a disposition to give unnecessary pain or suffering to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cruelty — The intentional and malicious infliction of physical or mental suffering upon living creatures, particularly human beings; or, as applied to the latter, the wanton, malicious, and unnecessary infliction of pain upon the body, or the feelings and… …   Black's law dictionary

  • cruelty — The intentional and malicious infliction of physical or mental suffering upon living creatures, particularly human beings; or, as applied to the latter, the wanton, malicious, and unnecessary infliction of pain upon the body, or the feelings and… …   Black's law dictionary

  • barbarous — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. uncultured, crude; cruel, brutal. See vulgarity, inelegance. Ant., civilized, cultivated. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Characterized by cruelty] Syn. cruel, inhuman, brutal, fierce; see cruel 1 . 2.… …   English dictionary for students

  • The Four Stages of Cruelty — is a series of four printed engravings published by William Hogarth in 1751. Each print depicts a different stage in the life of the fictional Tom Nero. Beginning with the torture of a dog as a child in the First stage of cruelty , Nero… …   Wikipedia

  • barbaric, barbarous —    Barbaric, properly used, emphasizes crudity and a lack of civilizing influence. A sharpened stick might be considered a barbaric implement of war. Barbarous stresses cruelty and harshness and usually contains at least a hint of moral… …   Dictionary of troublesome word

  • barbaric, barbarous —    Barbaric, properly used, emphasizes crudity and a lack of civilizing influence. A sharpened stick might be considered a barbaric implement of war. Barbarous stresses cruelty and harshness and usually contains at least a hint of moral… …   Dictionary of troublesome word

  • Religious Toleration —     Religious Toleration     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Religious Toleration     Toleration in general signifies patient forbearance in the presence of an evil which one is unable or unwilling to prevent. By religious toleration is understood the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • List of English words with disputed usage — Some English words are often used in ways that are contentious between writers on usage and prescriptive commentators. The contentious usages are especially common in spoken English. While in some circles the usages below may make the speaker… …   Wikipedia

  • Anglo–Scottish border — The Anglo Scottish border (or English Scottish border) runs for 96 miles (154 km) between the River Tweed on the east coast and the Solway Firth in the west. It is Scotland s only land border; England shares a longer border with Wales. Although… …   Wikipedia

  • Anglo-Scottish border — Border country redirects here. For the novel, see Border Country (novel). Map of the modern border Scotland is to the north and England is to the south …   Wikipedia