Callous in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Callous

Emotionally hardened; unfeeling and indifferent to the suffering/feelings of others. | Having calluses. | Alternative form of callus

Short Example Sentence for Callous

  • 1. Let him think her callous if he must. 🔊
  • 2. And she was callous to rebuke and shame. 🔊
  • 3. The callous brutality of the man was revolting. 🔊
  • 4. But the truth is, we are quite callous to nuisances. 🔊
  • 5. How utterly callous and indifferent to that immortality is the other! 🔊
  • 6. There was no susceptivity, in that callous heart for any but himself. 🔊
  • 7. It is a callous creed, but in this instance it pleased me well. 🔊
  • 8. Why, it's callous and actually horny! 🔊
  • 9. The conversation might sound strange and callous to an ordinary listener. 🔊
  • 10. He was a sickly, rather repulsive lad with a callous expression. 🔊
  • 11. Now his callous mind demanded to know the full extent of the damage done. 🔊
  • 12. The leaves are blue-green, soft and flexible but with sharp callous tips. 🔊
  • 13. Even the selfish, callous Abbe would regret that she was the one to go. 🔊
  • 14. Old Madge was usually as callous to such things as I was myself. 🔊
  • 15. I 'll haul out his Callous Leaden soul with its brother! 🔊
  • 16. The most callous was conscious of a few minutes' unusual gravity. 🔊

How to use Callous in Sentence?

  • 1. There are people who appear to be quite callous about the evil within them and the evil they do. 🔊
  • 2. I have at length become quite callous to many of the horrors of stage travelling. 🔊
  • 3. It had nothing to do with the glare of the indifferent sun, with the callous face of our calamity. 🔊
  • 4. His last agonies, his death on the cross is insufficient to move their callous hearts. 🔊
  • 5. Cataphracted: invested with a hard callous skin, or with scales closely united. 🔊
  • 6. From one like him I had certainly never expected this display of callous selfishness. 🔊
  • 7. The young Agatha looked at them, and wondered if people grew callous as they grew old. 🔊
  • 8. The poor London had, and ever would have, but she was not the callous mother of other years. 🔊
  • 9. In striving to frame them she would surely laugh, and Mums would think her a callous wretch. 🔊
  • 10. He was callous and cynical in face of the succulent penitence of Fluffy Pike and his kind. 🔊
  • 11. It is not surprising, therefore, that the world should be callous to Emily Bronte. 🔊
  • 12. What cannot be tolerated is this callous attitude toward the dignity and well-being of the workers out here. 🔊
  • 13. Can you be callous to a love like mine which lives only in your happiness and hangs upon your pleasure? 🔊
  • 14. The idea-driven is callous to the blandishments of beauty, for his is a love stronger than the love to woman. 🔊
  • 15. He treated such places to a perfectly callous indifference, and regarded them merely as necessary evils. 🔊
  • 16. He well knew the callous unscrupulousness of his friend and associate in his determined efforts to get rich quickly. 🔊
  • 17. And that look of callous complacence was scarcely more terrifying than his silence, for as yet he had not uttered a word. 🔊
  • 18. His heart is callous to the charms of others, and the very idea of bestowing his affections upon another is abhorrent. 🔊
  • 19. This condition might have been enough to shock even the most callous mind, certainly enough to have impressed the community. 🔊
  • 20. Must my love for my neighbour include one callous enough, not only to do a thing like that, but to boast about it? 🔊
  • 21. She had no love for him, but her heart was not callous to suffering, and his distorted and agonized face had terrified and shocked her. 🔊
  • 22. Some are sensitive to this sort of thing; some grow callous to it; some are indifferent; and some are said to enjoy it. 🔊
  • 23. In vain she cried, and those fierce men, cruel and callous as they were, had not the barbarity to mock her. 🔊
  • 24. And whilst they are navvying, they are almost shockingly indifferent to their circumstances, merely callous to the dirt and foulness. 🔊