English translation of निष्ठुर
निष्ठुरPowered by COBUILD /nishthura/
Definitions and Translations
/nishthura, nishthur, nishThura, nishThur, nishṭura, nishṭur/
1. callous adjective
A callous person or action is cruel and shows no concern for other people. ⇒ ...a callous attack on innocent people.
2. hard adjective, adverb
Someone who is hard shows no kindness or pity. ⇒ His father was a hard man. ⇒ Don't be so hard on him. ⇒ The police cracked down hard on the protesters.
3. harsh adjective
Harsh actions or remarks are unkind and show no understanding or sympathy. ⇒ ...the cold, harsh cruelty of her husband.
4. inhuman adjective
Something that is inhuman is not human or does not seem human, and is strange or frightening. ⇒ ...inhuman screams.
5. 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.
6. 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 निष्ठुर from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary