Synonyms for unforgiving

Synonyms for (adj) unforgiving

Synonyms: unforgiving

Definition: unwilling or unable to forgive or show mercy

Usage: a surly unforgiving old woman

Similar words: revengeful, vengeful, vindictive

Definition: disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge

Usage: more vindictive than jealous love- Shakespeare; punishments...essentially vindictive in their nature- M.R.Cohen

Synonyms: inexorable, grim, unrelenting, relentless, unappeasable, unforgiving, stern

Definition: not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty

Usage: grim determination; grim necessity; Russia's final hour, it seemed, approached with inexorable certainty; relentless persecution; the stern demands of parenthood

Similar words: implacable

Definition: incapable of being placated

Usage: an implacable enemy

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