unmercifully


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un·mer·ci·ful

 (ŭn-mûr′sĭ-fəl)
adj.
1. Having or exhibiting no mercy; merciless.
2. Exceeding a normal or reasonable limit; excessive: unmerciful heat.

un·mer′ci·ful·ly adv.
un·mer′ci·ful·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.unmercifully - without pityunmercifully - without pity; in a merciless manner; "he was mercilessly trounced by his opponent in the House"
Translations

unmercifully

[ʌnˈmɜːsɪfəlɪ] ADVdespiadadamente

unmercifully

[ʌnˈmɜːsɪfəlɪ] adv (tease, bully) → senza pietà
References in classic literature ?
Laurie knew this pillow well, and had cause to regard it with deep aversion, having been unmercifully pummeled with it in former days when romping was allowed, and now frequently debarred by it from the seat he most coveted next ot Jo in the sofa corner.
Whenever she caught him slipping away from the cabin, she whipped him unmercifully, and told him what dreadful things old Mr.
Great were the weariness and annoyance of the old Inspector and the Weighers and Gaugers, whose slumbers were disturbed by the unmercifully lengthened tramp of my passing and returning footsteps.
Here we saw a cart heavily laden with bricks; the wheels had stuck fast in the stiff mud of some deep ruts, and the carter was shouting and flogging the two horses unmercifully.
By him you were sure to be cheated unmercifully, and that even though you thought yourself the dearest of the hundreds of friends he had.
Creakle had not preferred his claim to being a Tartar without reason; that he was the sternest and most severe of masters; that he laid about him, right and left, every day of his life, charging in among the boys like a trooper, and slashing away, unmercifully.
They passed on towards the palace, but walking through a square, they came upon a crowd watching a young and well-dressed man who was urging a horse at full speed round the open space, using at the same time his spurs and whip so unmercifully that the animal was all covered with foam and blood.
And so, as the saying is, cat to rat, rat to rope, rope to stick, the carrier pounded Sancho, Sancho the lass, she him, and the innkeeper her, and all worked away so briskly that they did not give themselves a moment's rest; and the best of it was that the innkeeper's lamp went out, and as they were left in the dark they all laid on one upon the other in a mass so unmercifully that there was not a sound spot left where a hand could light.
He lashed the horses unmercifully with his long whip, and with wild cries of encouragement urged them on to further exertions.
I remember how unmercifully I laughed at what I considered your eulogistic and exaggerated praises of him; but I have now ample cause to admit that your enthusiastic description of this wonderful man fell far short of his merits.
Your lap seems full of good things, and here is a basket of something between us which has been knocking my elbow unmercifully.
In order to arouse her, a police officer was obliged to shake her unmercifully, and the president had to raise his voice,--"Girl, you are of the Bohemian race, addicted to deeds of witchcraft.