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Negative EmotionPlay
Callous is used to express a strong negative feeling towards someone's behavior. SlideHis callous remark about the poverty-stricken areas shocked everyone.
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Insensitive AttitudePlay
Use 'callous' to describe a person who does not care about others' feelings. SlideShe was callous to the suffering of her employees during the layoffs.
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Emotional ImpactPlay
The word often implies that the callous person causes emotional pain. SlideThe manager's callous decision left the team feeling undervalued and hurt.