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superlativeform of cruel: most cruel.
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IT HAS been labelled the cruellest cut of all but HIV experts are calling for a return to routine male circumcision in Australia to help curb transmission of the virus into the future.
It was, he has said, one of the cruellest things that happened to him during his detention.
Even now I weep to think, that, borne down as you are by the cruellest misfortunes, you may stifle, by the word honour, all hope of that love and happiness which would alone restore you to yourself.
His features and expression were genial and gentle, and yet his mouth was the cruellest gash I had ever seen in a man's face.
Among its famous phrases are "April is the cruellest month" (its first line); "I will show you fear in a handful of dust"; and the Sanskrit "Shantih shantih shantih" (its last line).
Actually the cruellest part is that Louis chose them at all.
It is there where weak smiles and sweating eyes mask trepidation, the armour needed to endure sport's cruellest examination.
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Spanning four decades, Island Beneath the Sea is the moving story of the intertwined lives of Tete and Valmorain, and of one woman's determination to find love amid loss, to offer humanity though her own has been battered, and to forge her own identity in the cruellest of circumstances.
If April is the cruellest month, it often arrives with a few attractions to soften the pain.
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With an unerring ability to capture the cruellest details of sibling rivalry, these stories are driven by an infectious humour that tempers the tension.
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