English translation of निर्दय
निर्दयPowered by COBUILD /nirdaya/
Definitions and Translations
/nirdaya, nirday, nirdya, nirdy/
1. brutal adjective
A brutal act or person is cruel and violent. ⇒ This is a brutal and senseless war.
2. brute adjective before noun
When you refer to brute strength or force, you are contrasting it with gentler methods or qualities. ⇒ He used brute force to take control.
3. inhuman adjective
If you describe something as inhuman, you mean that it is extremely cruel. ⇒ Killing whales is unnecessary and inhuman.
4. merciless adjective
If you describe someone as merciless, you mean that they are very cruel or determined and do not show any concern for the effect their actions have on other people.
5. unkind adjective
If someone is unkind, they behave in an unpleasant, unfriendly, or slightly cruel way. ⇒ I think it's very unkind of you to make up stories about him.
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Translation of निर्दय from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary