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Adj.1.coldhearted - lacking in sympathy or feeling
unloving - not giving or reciprocating affection
warmhearted - marked by warmth of feeling like kindness and sympathy and generosity; "gave a warmhearted welcome to the stranger"
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This free program takes a close-up look at the literary genius of Charles Dickens, Englands most celebrated Victorian novelist, and explores the hidden history behind the authors 1843 Christmas classic novella, "A Christmas Carol." The Christmas classic tells the tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, a coldhearted man visited by the three Ghosts of Christmas.
"It would be wrong for him to suffer simply because of your coldhearted stealing and your cold-hearted approach," he said.
So for a little monetary help he puts a roof over the heads of people like (among others) Tubby Vanringham, the adoring slave of the coldhearted Miss Whittaker.
He and Tracy are understandably devastated, but Simon's coldhearted response leaves Leanne mystified - and slightly disturbed.
Topping writer Kevin Dutton's list was the position of CEOs, considering the fact that psychopaths are defined as people who have shallow emotions, lack empathy and guilt, are coldhearted, superficial, manipulative, the Washington Times reported.
As the 50-year-old, who was close friends with some of those he ripped off, was jailed at Newcastle Crown Court, he was branded "greedy, callous and coldhearted".
I can't count the number of times I've been told I was "coldhearted" to even consider killing an animal I had raised.
Charles' daughter has made a stinging attack on Nigella, 50, branding her "coldhearted".
He states in reference to fox hunting and the killing of a squirrel "In each case we are dealing with vermin; does it really matter how extermination takes place?" I can only say that this so-called human being must be a coldhearted monster, surely any creature does not deserve to die an agonising death?