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atrocity

noun

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Synonyms and Antonyms of atrocity

1

the quality of inspiring intense dread or dismay

  • the undeniable atrocity of the forced march of Cherokees known as the Trail of Tears

Synonyms of atrocity

atrociousness , awfulness , dreadfulness , frightfulness , ghastliness , grisliness , gruesomeness , hideousness , horridness , horror , monstrosity , repulsiveness

Words Related to atrocity

badness , baseness , depravedness , depravity , diabolicalness , evil , evilness , foulness , heinousness , immorality , iniquitousness , iniquity , invidiousness , sinfulness , ungodliness , viciousness , vileness , wickedness

accursedness , cursedness , deplorableness , despicableness , detestableness , execrableness , hatefulness , loathsomeness , reprehensibleness

creepiness , eeriness , fearfulness , fearsomeness , ghostliness , ghoulishness , scariness

agony , anguish , hellishness , misery , torment , torture

Near Antonyms of atrocity

agreeableness , delightfulness , pleasantness , pleasurableness

allurement , appeal , attraction , attractiveness , desirability , desirableness

2

the state or quality of being utterly evil

  • was appalled by the atrocity of Stalin’s mass executions

Synonyms of atrocity

atrociousness , badness , depravedness , depravity , diabolicalness , enormity , evilness , heinousness , hideousness , monstrosity , sinfulness , vileness , wickedness

Words Related to atrocity

accursedness , baseness , cursedness , devilishness , execrableness , fiendishness , hellishness

corruption , decadence , degeneracy , pervertedness

immorality

infamy , notoriety

Near Antonyms of atrocity

morality

chasteness , innocence , purity

Antonyms of atrocity

goodness , righteousness , virtuousness

3

disposition to willfully inflict pain and suffering on others

  • wars often unleash a level of atrocity that would be unimaginable in peacetime

Synonyms of atrocity

atrociousness , barbarity , barbarousness , brutality , cruelness , cruelty , fiendishness , heartlessness , inhumanity , inhumanness , sadism , savageness , savagery , truculence , viciousness , wantonness

Words Related to atrocity

hard-heartedness , mercilessness , pitilessness , ruthlessness , unfeelingness

fellness , ferociousness , ferocity , fierceness , grimness

bloodlust , bloodthirstiness , murderousness , sanguineness , sanguinity

cattiness , despitefulness , hatefulness , malevolence , maliciousness , malignity , meanness , nastiness , spitefulness

hardhandedness , harshness , heavy-handedness , oppressiveness

Near Antonyms of atrocity

tenderness , warmheartedness , warmness , warmth

charitableness , clemency , leniency , mercifulness , mercy , pity

Antonyms of atrocity

benignity , compassion , good-heartedness , humaneness , humanity , kindheartedness , kindness , sympathy , tenderheartedness


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