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In this state, with hundreds on death row, mercy is a rare commodity.
The courts are expected to show them mercy in these situations.
She got on her knees and begged for mercy.
Workers are entirely at the mercy of dishonest employers.
We were left to the tender mercies of the IRS.
This is the American English definition of mercy. View British English definition of mercy.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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