What is the opposite of clemency?

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Noun
Opposite of the gentle or kind exercise of power
Noun
Opposite of the state of being merciful
Noun
Opposite of forgiveness of sins, in a general sense
Noun
Opposite of absolution from one's wrongdoings
“It was the will of the gods, and his destruction was just punishment for his transgressions.”
Noun
Opposite of the state or attitude of being indulgent or tolerant
Noun
Opposite of patient self-control; restraint and tolerance
Noun
Opposite of showing care or kind regard for others; peace-loving in nature
“He showed immense callousness for his fellow men when he deserted them on the battlefield.”
Noun
Opposite of the ability or willingness to tolerate the existence of opinions or behaviour that one dislikes or disagrees with
Noun
Opposite of the action or process of releasing or being released
“Under our system of criminal law, a person accused of a crime must bear the consequences of arrest and incarceration until trial.”
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