stonyhearted


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ston·y·heart·ed

 (stō′nē-här′tĭd) also stone·heart·ed (stōn′-)
adj.
Devoid of kindness or sympathy; hardhearted.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.stonyhearted - devoid of feeling for othersstonyhearted - devoid of feeling for others; "an unfeeling wretch"
uncompassionate - lacking compassion or feeling for others; "nor silver-shedding tears could penetrate her uncompassionate sire"- Shakespeare

stonyhearted

adjective
References in classic literature ?
It was not only a pleasure, but a duty to answer them, for the poor fellow was forlorn, and needed petting, since Jo persisted in being stonyhearted.
and It's A Sunshine Day replete with elaborate hairography - only the most stonyhearted curmudgeon will remain motionless in their seat.
A ROMANTIC love note painted on a rock 40 years ago has been given a reprieve after stonyhearted roads workers scrubbed it off.