Brutish and Selfish


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Brutish adjective – Having or showing the nature and appetites of a lower animal.
Selfish and brutish are semantically related. in careless topic. In some cases you can use "Selfish" instead an adjective "Brutish".
Nearby Words: brutal, brute
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Selfish adjective – Overly concerned with one's own desires, needs, or interests.
Brutish and selfish are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Brutish" instead an adjective "Selfish".
Nearby Words: self, selfishness, selfishly
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  • Film / Midnight Run Marvin is a brutish, selfish man who doesn't give a damn about his bounties, even planning to hand Mardukas to the mob, instead of bringing him into jail.
  • Evil Counterpart / Comic Books In contrast to the heroically pure Steelgrip, Ironarm is brutish, selfish, and prone to bursts of anger and pettiness.
  • Alas, Poor Villain In the Global Guardians PBEM Universe, the villain Hardcase was generally thought of as a brutish, selfish thug who liked to beat up women for fun, drank too much, and was generally a sleaze.
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