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harshadjective acerb, acerbic, acid, acrid, ascetic, astringent, austere, biting, bitter, brusque, brutal, burning, caustic, corrosive, crude, cruel, despiteful, discordant, disrespectful, draconian, drastic, excessive, feral, ferine, ferocious, grating, grim, grueling, gruff, ill-natured, incisive, inclement, inharmonious, inhumane, intense, merciless, mordacious, mordant, noisome, noxious, oppressive, piercing, pitiless, rancorous, rigorous, rough, ruthless, savage, scathing, severe, sharp, stern, stinging, strident, stridulous, stringent, surly, truculent, unfeeling, ungentle, ungracious, unkind, unkindly, unmitigated, unpitying, unsympathetic, untender, vituperative, withering
Associated concepts: cruel and unusual punishment, harsh penalty, harsh rule
See also: astringent, bitter, blatant, brutal, caustic, close, contemptuous, cruel, draconian, drastic, hostile, incisive, insufferable, lurid, malevolent, mordacious, obdurate, obtrusive, offensive, onerous, oppressive, pejorative, relentless, rigid, ruthless, scathing, severe, spiteful, strict, stringent, strong, tyrannous