Synonyms for Cruelly:

adv.

hard (adverb)
viciously.
painfully (adverb)
sorely, aggravatingly, agonizingly, torturously, annoyingly, arduously, distressingly, achingly, gruelingly, uncomfortably, severely, odiously, irritatingly, troublesomely, miserably, distressfully, unbearably, unpleasantly, oppressively, painfully, grievously, excruciatingly, witheringly, stingingly, gnawingly, disagreeably, tormentingly, bitingly, horrendously, offensively, irksomely, acutely, woefully, Insufferably, smartingly, piercingly, tryingly, hurtfully, bitterly.
pitilessly (adverb)
mercilessly, hellishly, ruthlessly, stonily, unfeelingly, unsympathetically, brutally, fiendishly, pitilessly, inhumanely, bloodthirstily, unmercifully, unpityingly, barbarically, hardheartedly.
savagely (adverb)
Inhumanly, brutally, viciously.

adv

in cold blood (adverb)
unfeelingly.
painfully (adverb)
sorely, aggravatingly, agonizingly, torturously, annoyingly, arduously, distressingly, achingly, gruelingly, uncomfortably, severely, odiously, irritatingly, troublesomely, miserably, distressfully, unbearably, unpleasantly, oppressively, painfully, grievously, excruciatingly, witheringly, stingingly, gnawingly, disagreeably, tormentingly, bitingly, horrendously, offensively, irksomely, acutely, woefully, Insufferably, smartingly, piercingly, tryingly, hurtfully, bitterly.
pitilessly (adverb)
mercilessly, hellishly, ruthlessly, stonily, unfeelingly, unsympathetically, brutally, fiendishly, pitilessly, inhumanely, bloodthirstily, unmercifully, unpityingly, barbarically, hardheartedly.
scathingly (adverb)
bitterly.

n.

savagely (noun)
viciously, Inhumanly.

Other synonyms:

Other relevant words:
viciously, Inhumanly.

Usage examples for cruelly

  1. Thence home and to study my new rule till my head aked cruelly – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. But they treated me so cruelly in trying to force me to marry the man I hate, that I do not care how they feel." – Jess of the Rebel Trail by H. A. Cody
  3. Don't leave her cruelly to herself. – The New Magdalen by Wilkie Collins