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her tragic and brutal death
a brutal war
The security guards are notoriously brutal.
The government instituted the reforms in a brutal and disorganized manner.
the brutal morning light
Let's be brutal here – he's not good enough.
The brutal truth is that you're too old.
The report was brutally honest.
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the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
any of the bones in your foot between your toes and your ankle
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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Definition of brutal from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.