Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.dehumanised - divested of human qualities or attributesdehumanised - divested of human qualities or attributes
nonhuman - not human; not belonging to or produced by or appropriate to human beings; "nonhuman primates such as chimpanzees"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in classic literature ?
But that "other world" is well concealed from man, that dehumanised, inhuman world, which is a celestial naught; and the bowels of existence do not speak unto man, except as man.
[USA], Apr 4 (ANI): People dealing with obesity are found to be stigmatised and blatantly dehumanised, reveals a study published by Eric Robinson and Inge Kersbergen in the journal 'Obesity'.
Under Charlotte Rampling's stern tutorship, Dominika is dehumanised, re-educated and programmed to thrill the enemy.
Playing songs about the dehumanising effects of robotics, computer dating, nuclear power and mass transportation, they have become the ultimate dehumanised band: dressed in identical costumes, standing still behind their consoles and interacting hardly at all with their audience.
What message does it send out to treat women as dehumanised sex objects?