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brutal

mod. excellent; powerful. Man, what a brutal tune!
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And he shut the door, brutally, but with an air of duty not done.
All this morbid impressionism must be Kidd's excuse for having cried out, brutally and beyond all reason: "Did you do this, you devil?
This was a difficult matter for one so bruised and faint; and, as Tom made efforts to do so, Legree laughed brutally.
The boy's lips formed a glad cry of salutation as his eyes first discovered the whites--a cry that was never uttered, for almost immediately he witnessed that which turned his happiness to anger as he saw that both the white men were wielding heavy whips brutally upon the naked backs of the poor devils staggering along beneath loads that would have overtaxed the strength and endurance of strong men at the beginning of a new day.
When they came to the end of a field he threw her down brutally.
Hisar (Haryana) [India], Dec 10 ( ANI ): A five-year-old girl was allegedly raped and brutally murdered by inserting a wooden stick into her private parts in Uklana village of Haryana's Hisar.
According to details Ichra sector traffic inspector M Aslam and his accomplices brutally tortured passengers and the driver of a van P/9553.
QUETTA, September 29, 2011 (Balochistan Times): A woman was brutally killed over the allegations of having illicit relationship in Osta Muhammad.
Because her uncle saved his life, Hel feels a slight obligation, but it is only when the terrible three from the Mother Company and the CIA find him and threaten him with the loss of all his money and lands, and then brutally murder Hannah, that he decides to complete her quest.
Ahmed bin Shenayen bin Dhiya al-Inizi and Shaher bin Waqaaf bin Qayidh al-Ruwaily were convicted of brutally murdering Malek Zade Khan in the northern town of Arar because they feared a scandal after Khan saw them having sex.
A brutally honest, well-researched book that debunks common myths and sharply warns readers to be vigilant against being manipulated, and strongly recommended reading for all eligible voters.
She's alive somewhere in the city, and after one of his friends is brutally murdered he sets out to find her.
Al-Numan, who governed Kuwait during the first Gulf War,is alleged to have brutally supressed dissidents.
21 in their bed, slashed with a knife and brutally pummeled with a baseball bat.
Starr, the daughter of Mali's father's best friend, is found brutally murdered just as she's on an upswing from drugs and prostitution.