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adjective ruthless pronunciation in British English /ˈruːθləs/
  1. willing to make other people suffer so that you can achieve your aims
    a ruthless dictator/killer
    She showed a ruthless determination to succeed in her career.

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ruthlessly

 ruthless pronunciation in British English adverb
Any form of protest is ruthlessly suppressed.

ruthlessness

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