ruthlessly

All Adverb
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  • He has ruthlessly destroyed that which a million like him could not create. Cited from Caesar's Column, by Ignatius Donnelly
  • She had struck ruthlessly at the great heart of a man who loved her. Cited from To The Last Man, by Zane Grey
  • It was he who had followed him so long, and who had tried ruthlessly to kill him. Cited from The Rock of Chickamauga, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • If so, why had he so ruthlessly shot down the men who were his confederates? Cited from A Mating in the Wilds, by Ottwell Binns
  • The campaign against him when he ran for governor of New York was ruthlessly conducted. Cited from My Memories of Eighty Years, by Chauncey M. Depew
  • His purpose in sending them to me will have been ruthlessly defeated. Cited from The Lost Naval Papers, by Bennet Copplestone
  • The fighting men kill ruthlessly, because that, they think, is the way to get their business over. Cited from Antwerp to Gallipoli, by Arthur Ruhl
  • Families were ruthlessly separated and led away into slavery often worse than death. Cited from History of the World War, by Francis A. March and Richard J. Beamish
  • "Never in my life have I seen her exercise her power so ruthlessly." Cited from The Daughters of Danaus, by Mona Caird
  • After all, those who had been destroyed so ruthlessly could not ALL have been wholly evil. Cited from The Metal Monster, by A. Merritt
  • Where they found local resistance, they ruthlessly killed the population.
  • The perfect understanding that had been between us last night seemed ruthlessly disturbed and perhaps broken. Cited from Uncle Max, by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • Then the timber was cut down, and ruthlessly given over to the fire. Cited from Life in Canada Fifty Years Ago, by Canniff Haight
  • And so her ambition, rather than his, had driven them both ruthlessly on. Cited from The Roll-Call, by Arnold Bennett
  • The years had been very kind to him -- those same years that had treated Rose so ruthlessly. Cited from Cheerful--By Request, by Edna Ferber
  • Does any one direct them to it, they tear it ruthlessly up and carry it away. Cited from The Brownies and Other Tales, by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  • Again he delivered results ruthlessly and effectively, but after less than a month the mission was cut short.
  • Also the city-state seemed to reward those leaders known to deal ruthlessly with its subject peoples.
  • It is Jean who is really determined and acts ruthlessly, leaving the other girls behind.
  • What the savages had not been able to carry away with them they had ruthlessly destroyed. Cited from George at the Fort, by Harry Castlemon
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Meaning of ruthlessly

  • adverb In a ruthless manner
    the government has been urged to take immediate action to deal ruthlessly with the strikers