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1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of barbarians.
2. Marked by crudeness or lack of sophistication: "The public display of this distasteful object was barbaric" (P.D. James).
3. Brutal or cruel: a barbaric tyrant.

[Latin barbaricus, from Greek barbarikos, from barbaros, foreign.]

bar·bar′i·cal·ly adv.
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Softly throbbing, voice and strings arose on sensuous crests of song, died away to whisperings and caresses, drifted through love-dusks and twilights, or swelled again to love-cries barbarically imperious in which were woven plaintive calls and madnesses of invitation and promise.
He visited to Mardan district and met family members of four years-old baby girl who was barbarically killed after sexually assault and physically torture by unknown killers in JanbazNarray locality on August 11.
If the purpose of this is to secure Pakistan from Baloch anger and hate, then definitely they will not be able to tell the nation where they have been kept and why they have been barbarically tortured.
District Judge Beryl Howell ruled last year that North Korea "more likely than not barbarically tortured Otto to extract a false confession" and used his lengthy prison sentence as leverage to further its foreign policy objectives.
He had been treated barbarically by the Russians: forced to get up at 4am, marched to a forest and, waist-deep in snow, ordered to fell trees.
It's a barbarically cruel and wasteful business, as these sharks have their fins cut off their bodies while fully conscious, and are simply thrown back into the water to die slowly and painfully.
He added, "At this moment, Houthis are barbarically destroying this area, leaving a number of victims among civilians, mainly women, children and aged."
Rezayee's remarks came after a six-year-old Saudi boy while on a pilgrimage to the holy city of Medina with his Shia mother was barbarically killed for unknown reasons.
"They have been barbarically arrested and driven to Nairobi.
"Looking forward to my next summit with Chairman Kim!" Earlier in the day, a federal judge ordered North Korea to pay more than $500 million dollars for its mistreatment of an American student who was "barbarically tortured" there and died shortly after returning to the U.S.
His office--the entire administrative "suite," or English Department headquarters--was barbarically hot, and he had just spent forty minutes duct-taping a rusted, squeaking fan in his window and tracking down a series of extension cords (the outlets in his office were only sporadically working) which, end to end, snaked their way to a distant receptacle in the hall.