As a manager he could be inspirational in making a player's career and ruthless in terminating one.
A seemingly impregnable and utterly ruthless regime fell to pieces in a few hours.
The association has promised that it will be ruthless with anyone who spoils the quality of life of others.
So many of our prisoners have lost members of their family to his ruthless practices.
Bingham had a reputation for personal bravery but was also ruthless and harsh.
Still, Gutfeld knows that it can be a ruthless world for editors who deviate too far from what is expected.
Even at this young age, though, he was characteristically ruthless with himself.
The tale of one ruthless military man getting away with murder is probably the story that has sickened me most.
Mr and Mrs Hobbs endured a terrible ordeal at the hands of this ruthless gang and have now had to relive it all twice in court.
They are ruthless ; murder is such a profession to them that they almost seem like a force of nature.