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in·hu·man·i·ty

 (ĭn′hyo͞o-măn′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. in·hu·man·i·ties
1. Lack of pity or compassion.
2. An inhuman or cruel act.

inhumanity

(ˌɪnhjuːˈmænɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. lack of humane qualities
2. an inhumane act, decision, etc

in•hu•man•i•ty

(ˌɪn hyuˈmæn ɪ ti; often -yu-)

n., pl. -ties.
1. the state or quality of being inhuman or inhumane; cruelty.
2. an inhuman or inhumane act.
[1470–80; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inhumanity - the quality of lacking compassion or consideration for others
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
atrociousness, atrocity, barbarity, barbarousness, heinousness - the quality of being shockingly cruel and inhumane
bestiality - the stupid brutal quality of a beast
unmercifulness, mercilessness - inhumaneness evidenced by an unwillingness to be kind or forgiving
2.inhumanity - an act of atrocious crueltyinhumanity - an act of atrocious cruelty    
cruelty, inhuman treatment - a cruel act; a deliberate infliction of pain and suffering
barbarism, barbarity, brutality, savagery - a brutal barbarous savage act
outrage - a wantonly cruel act
enormity - an act of extreme wickedness

inhumanity

noun cruelty, atrocity, brutality, ruthlessness, barbarism, viciousness, heartlessness, unkindness, brutishness, cold-bloodedness, pitilessness, cold-heartedness, hardheartedness the inhumanity of war
Quotations
"Man's inhumanity to man"
"Makes countless thousands mourn" [Robert Burns Man was Made to Mourn]
"The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity" [George Bernard Shaw The Devil's Disciple]

inhumanity

noun
A cruel act or an instance of cruel behavior:
Translations
عَدَم إنْسانيَّه، وَحْشِيَّه
nelidskost
umenneskelighed
miskunnarleysi
neľudskosť
zalimlik

inhumanity

[ˌɪnhjuːˈmænɪtɪ] Ninhumanidad f, crueldad f
man's inhumanity to manla crueldad del hombre para con sus semejantes

inhumanity

[ˌɪnhjʊˈmænɪti] ninhumanité f

inhumanity

nUnmenschlichkeit f; man’s inhumanity to mandie Unmenschlichkeit der Menschen untereinander

inhumanity

[ˌɪnhjuːˈmænɪtɪ] ninumanità f inv, disumanità f inv

inhuman

(inˈhjuːmən) adjective
extremely cruel or brutal; not seeming to be human. His treatment of his children was quite inhuman.
ˌinhuˈmanity (-ˈmӕ-) noun
cruelty or lack of pity.