Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: brutally
IPA transcription: [bɹ'utəli]
r meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: viciously, brutally, savagely
    Meaning: in a vicious manner; "he was viciously attacked"
Usage examples
  • "I'm afraid I must owe it to you," I said lightly and brutally.
  • 'Your father has been behaving brutally,' he said, holding her hands and gazing anxiously at her.
  • The robber, indeed, granted him his life, but took out both his eyes, which he thrust into the prince's hand, saying brutally:
  • 'Well,' said Dick, brutally, 'you're better as you are, instead of making love to some drunken beast in the street.' He felt that he had rescued Torpenhow from great temptation.