brute

brute

englanti

  1. raaka

Esimerkkejä brute sanan käytöstä:

brute force

Käännökset

englanti

eläimellinen, raaka

järjetön luontokappale

julmuri Without reason or intelligence (of animals). (defdate)

a brute beast

Characteristic of unthinking animals; senseless, unreasoning (of humans). (defdate)
Milton
A creature (..) not prone / And brute as other creatures, but endued / With sanctity of reason.
Being unconnected with intelligence or thought; purely material, senseless. (defdate)

the brute earth; the brute powers of nature

crude Crude, unpolished. (defdate)
Sir Walter Scott
a great brute farmer from Liddesdale
(quote-book)
Strong, blunt, and spontaneous.

I punched him with brute force.

Brutal; cruel; fierce; ferocious; savage; pitiless.

brute violence

puhekieltä An animal seen as being without human reason; a senseless beast. (defdate)
1714, (w), The Fable of the Bees:
they laid before them how unbecoming it was the Dignity of such sublime Creatures to be sollicitous about gratifying those Appetites, which they had in common with Brutes, and at the same time unmindful of those higher qualities that gave them the preeminence over all visible Beings.
1946, (w), History of Western Philosophy, I.17:
But if he lives badly, he will, in the next life, be a woman; if he (or she) persists in evil-doing, he (or she) will become a brute, and go on through transmigrations until at last reason conquers.
A person with the characteristics of an unthinking animal; a coarse or brutal person. (defdate)

One of them was a hulking brute of a man, heavily tattooed and with a hardened face that practically screamed "I just got out of jail."

(RQ:Vance Nobody)
She was frankly disappointed. For some reason she had thought to discover a burglar of one or another accepted type—either a dashing cracksman in full-blown evening dress, lithe, polished, pantherish, or a common yegg, a red-eyed, unshaven burly brute in the rags and tatters of a tramp.
puhekieltä One who has not yet matriculated.
(obsolete spelling of)
(nl-adj form of)
(feminine singular of)
An animal lacking in reason.
An animal lacking in intelligence and sensibility.
(By analogy) A person without reason.
One who imposes his will on others using violence - a bully.
(feminine plural of)
(inflection of)

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brute rimmaa näiden kanssa:

kuorrute, suklaakuorrute, marenkikuorrute, sokerikuorrute, sokerivesikuorrute

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brunch, brunssi, brutaali, brutaalius, brutto, bruttohinta


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