English to Xhosa Meaning :: cruel

Cruel :
unya
- unyangenkohlakalocrueleribilelonangenkohlakalocruelness
 
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Adjective(1) (of persons or their actions

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(1) The western community rose up to protest the cruel and inhumane punishment.(2) The fool had hoped that the world was not as cruel a place as he had suspected.(3) Not only are punishments cruel , the legal procedures are positively medieval.(4) I know how cruel this game can be and I never doubted that everyone would give of his best and that is as much as we can expect.(5) "Fate is sometimes cruel , " she replied, her face in his neck, her voice muffled.(6) A I think it's natural in the human spirit to be loving and kind but clearly humans can easily be incited to be evil and cruel .(7) Opponents have been campaigning for a ban for decades and say the practice is appallingly cruel and unnecessary.(8) There is no point whatsoever in our attempting to make the world a less cruel or more livable place.(9) I find it sickening and sad that someone could be so wantonly cruel to their pets.(10) It shocked me that I had been so cruel to her in the beginning and that I was never helpful or nice to her.(11) That isn't to say she's a cruel or uncaring mother, just that she's busy.(12) The cruel act has shocked animal carers in Swindon, who say they are sickened by the deed.(13) The system is very, very cruel and the trick is to not get involved in it.(14) She still felt guilty about how she had been deliberately cruel to him.(15) History will judge the actions of your government as cruel and barbaric.(16) She'd always hated the conventional exercise methods, deeming them unnecessarily cruel .
Related Words
(1) cruel fate ::
nxi unya
(2) be cruel ::
into embi
(3) cruel treatment ::
ukuphathwa
Synonyms
Adjective
1. brutal ::
behlukunyezwa
2. harsh ::
ezinzima
3. roughshod ::
roughshod
Antonyms
1. benign ::
ebubonisayo
2. benignant ::
benignant
3. humane ::
onobuntu
4. kind ::
uhlobo
5. sympathetic ::
bezihamba
Different Forms
cruel, crueler, cruelest, cruelly, cruelness
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Aw! \"The cruelty. Shae is so cruel to me.\"

Aw! "The CRUELty. Shae is so CRUEL to me."

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 2


This is the most cruel thing we\

This is the most CRUEL thing we've done to Sheldon since we left that fake message...

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 21


Any chance you find them
cold, cruel, and unsuitable

Any chance you find them cold, CRUEL, and unsuitable

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 12


It would be cruel to mention that,
after he finished signing autographs...

It would be CRUEL to mention that, after he finished signing autographs...

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 16


A cruel trick indeed.

A CRUEL trick indeed.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 6


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