What is Brute ?

Brute is (noun) 1. a violent person Her husband’s such a brute, sometimes I fear for her safety. 2. a man who does not worry about upsetting peopleThe brute didn’t even ring me up to let me know he was getting married. You brute! You could have given me a lift. 3. a large animal Three bears came near our camp and one big brute tried to get into my tent.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level