heartless heartless  /ˈhɑrt ləs/


  1. (adj) lacking in feeling or pity or warmth
  2. (adj) devoid of courage or enthusiasm


  1. He would be a heartless man who opposed building of speedways and their use.
  2. It is all heartless hilarity, directed in a mad but curiously logical rush by a great master of overlapping dialogue, vicious asides and over-the-shoulder put-downs.
  3. The heartless heartland gets another close-up in Charlize Theron's latest film.


  1. NYC Mugger Robs 92-Year-Old of Prized Bible, Pair of Glasses He Uses to Read It

    Police in New York City are now searching for a heartless mugger who assaulted a 92-year-old man and robbed him of his prized Bible and a pair of glasses that helped him read it.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Christian Post

  2. Kiszla: Elway smart, gutsy enough to make tough call on McGahee

    With one heartless move, Broncos executive John Elway reminded us why he has a much better brain for building a winning NFL roster than Mike Shanahan ever did.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Denver Post

  3. Thug robs 92-year-old man of Bible, glasses in Chelsea

    In a truly disturbing crime, a heartless thug robbed a 92-year-old man of his Bible and glasses in Chelsea Monday night. Ricardo Velez has lived in his apartment at West 18th Street for over 50 years. Neighbors describe Velez as …
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WPIX 11 New York


  1. He added, "But the good news is that this heartless and callous action can only serve as the antidote to the so-called 'curse' on Cleveland, Ohio."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Dan Gilbert Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "In this promising new century, we are still seeing naked, heartless aggression - whether it comes from a terrorist bombing in Islamabad or a Russian invasion of Georgia," Murdoch said.
    on Nov 2, 2008 By: Rupert Murdoch Source: International Herald Tribune

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