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callous

(adjective) Emotionally hardened; unfeeling.

Synonyms: indurate, pachydermatous

Usage: He was a callous man and cared not for the suffering of others.
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callous
Definition: (adjective) Emotionally hardened; unfeeling.
Synonyms: indurate, pachydermatous
Usage: He was a callous man and cared not for the suffering of others.
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callous (ˈkæləs)
adj
1. unfeeling; insensitive
2. (Pathology) (of skin) hardened and thickened
vb
(Pathology) pathol to make or become callous
[C16: from Latin callōsus; see callus]
ˈcallously adv
ˈcallousness n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
cal•lous (ˈkæl əs)

adj.
1. made hard; hardened.
2. insensitive; indifferent; unsympathetic.
3. having a callus; indurated, as parts of the skin exposed to friction.
v.t., v.i.
4. to make or become hard or callous.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin callōsus hard-skinned, tough]
cal′lous•ly, adv.
cal′lous•ness, n.

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A callous person is insensitive or emotionally hardened. If you laugh at your little sister while she's trying to show you her poetry, you're being callous.
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Callous comes from the Latin root callum for hard skin. If you walk barefoot a lot, your feet will become calloused. We usually use callous in the metaphorical sense for emotionally hardened. If someone is unmoved by other people's problems, you might say he shows a callous indifference to human suffering.
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Memory in youth is active and easily impressible; in old age it is comparatively callous to new impressions, but still retains vividly those of earlier years.






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I was just checking in on my way to bed and I wasn't going to post so, this is quick. I live in San Antonio and the Mexicans who were here when this happened never left. We endure as invisibles to you. People act as though we don't belong. Read up on the hero Juan Sequin who fought for freedom thinking he was equal. Mexico was a tyrant state. The history of the Alamo was never hidden from anyone who took 6th grade Texas history. Now they say we a sanctuary city just because we are about 40 percent Mexican last names. It's really bad how those people died in the heat in a semi on a Wal Mart parking lot. Not the subject for bedtime but, I don't think you know anything about what's going on.
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callous

Definition: (adjective) Emotionally hardened; unfeeling.
Synonyms: indurate, pachydermatous
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