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1‘his callous disregard for the feelings and wishes of others’
heartless, unfeeling, uncaring, cold, cold-hearted, hard, as hard as nails, hard-hearted, with a heart of stone, stony-hearted, insensitive, lacking compassion, hard-bitten, cold-blooded, hardened, case-hardened, harsh, cruel, ruthless, brutal
unsympathetic, uncharitable, indifferent, unconcerned, unsusceptible, insensible, bloodless, soulless
rare indurate, indurated, marble-hearted
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.