Between inanimate matter and man are ruthlessly swept away; only one soul, the rational, remains, and that is restricted to man.
1919, lay heavily upon the land, which was ruthlessly exploited.
The assumptions, the definitions, the reasoning, the conclusions of the classical writers have been ruthlessly overhauled.
It thus became the work of economic science ruthlessly to analyse the existing situation, explain the issues involved in the commercial policy of different countries, and point out the alternative methods of dealing with present difficulties, with their probable results.
This lasted for several minutes; then this mood passed, and Nancy was thrown ruthlessly on the floor and pushed to one side, while a large, pink-cheeked, fuzzy-haired member of the family received the little mother's undivided attention.