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残忍, ざんにん

  • zannin

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • cruelty
  • atrocity
  • brutality

Examples of 残忍,ざんにん in a Sentence

かつて残忍な王様がいた。
Once upon a time there lived a cruel king.
捕虜虐殺したのは残忍な行為
The slaughter of the prisoners was a barbarous act.
The city was ruined by the brutal force of nature.
はその飢えた残忍さ悪名高い
Sharks are infamous for their blood thirsty natures.
The prisoners were treated with monstrous cruelty.
自分あの残忍な売られる考えるのに耐えられなかった。
He could not bear to think of his dog being sold to that cruel man.
The poor people were at the mercy of the cruel dictator.

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