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cold-heart·ed

(kōld′här′tĭd)
adj.
Devoid of sympathy or feeling.

cold′-heart′ed·ly adv.
cold′-heart′ed·ness n.

cold-hearted

adj
lacking in feeling or warmth; unkind
ˌcold-ˈheartedly adv
ˌcold-ˈheartedness n

cold′-heart′ed



adj.
lacking sympathy or feeling; indifferent; unkind.
[1600–10]
cold′-heart′ed•ly, adv.
cold′-heart′ed•ness, n.
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cold-hearted

[ˈkəʊldˈhɑːtɪd] ADJinsensible, cruel

cold-hearted

[ˌkəʊldˈhɑːtɪd] adjinsensibile
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