Harsh and Severe

Harsh

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Harsh adjective – Difficult to endure.
Usage example: harsh conditions in the refugee camp

Severe is a synonym for harsh in austere topic. In some cases you can use "Severe" instead an adjective "Harsh", when it comes to topics like cruel, hard, behaviour, attitude. popular alternative
Nearby Words: harshness, harshly
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Severe

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Severe adjective – Given to exacting standards of discipline and self-restraint.
Usage example: a severe, uncompromising teacher who locked the classroom door precisely when the bell rang and let no one in afterward

Harsh is a synonym for severe in strict topic. You can use "Harsh" instead an adjective "Severe", if it concerns topics such as cruel, attitude, character trait, comfort. popular alternative
Nearby Words: severely, severity, severed
Synonyms for Severe

Things that words describes

reaction harsh reaction severe reaction
effect harsh effect severe effect
example harsh example severe example
punishment harsh punishment severe punishment
Other nouns: version, weather, punishments, penalties.

Both words in one sentence

  • Icy Blue Eyes She has frigid, ocean-blue eyes... and -at the beginning- a very harsh, cold, bitter personality due to severe, non-stop trauma.
    Source: Icy Blue Eyes
  • Fanfic / A Crown of Stars Icy Blue Eyes: Asuka has ocean-blue eyes... and -at the beginning- a very harsh, cold, bitter personality due to severe, non-stop trauma.
  • Symbol Swearing While the less severe profanity — such as damn and hell and occasionally ass — is often spelled out these days, the dashes are used for the more harsh words and, frequently, for the "n" word.
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