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Definition of Harshness


  1. The quality or state of being harsh.

Harshness Quotations

Conviction without experience makes for harshness.
Flannery O'Connor

Sarcasm helps me overcome the harshness of the reality we live, eases the pain of scars and makes people smile.
Mahmoud Darwish

Americans, it seems to me, tend to protect their children from the harshness of life, in their interest.
Chinua Achebe

Every one must understand that, whatever be the evil of slavery, it is not increased by its diffusion. Every one familiar with it knows that it is in proportion to its sparseness that it becomes less objectionable. Wherever there is an immediate connexion between the master and slave, whatever there is of harshness in the system is diminished.
Jefferson Davis

It is impossible to treat a child too well. Children are spoiled by being ignored too much or by harshness, not by kindness.
Sloan Wilson
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Harshness Translations

harshness in Dutch is hardvochtigheid, hardheid
harshness in Latin is acerbitas

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