inhumane


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Related to inhumane: inexplicably, curmudgeonly

inhumane

lacking humanity, kindness, compassion, etc.; cruel to animals; brutal
Not to be confused with:
inhuman – unfeeling, not sympathetic, savage; not suited for human beings; not human

in·hu·mane

 (ĭn′hyo͞o-mān′)
adj.
Lacking pity or compassion.

in′hu·mane′ly adv.

in•hu•mane

(ˌɪn hyuˈmeɪn; often -yu-)

adj.
not humane; lacking humanity, kindness, compassion, etc.
in`hu•mane′ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inhumane - lacking and reflecting lack of pity or compassion; "humans are innately inhumane; this explains much of the misery and suffering in the world"; "biological weapons are considered too inhumane to be used"
painful - causing physical or psychological pain; "worked with painful slowness"
humane - marked or motivated by concern with the alleviation of suffering

inhumane

Translations
قاسٍ، عَديم الرَّحْمَه
krutý
grusomumenneskelig
embertelen
ómannúîlegur
nehumaniškainehumaniškas
necilvēcīgsnehumāns

inhumane

[ˌɪnhjʊ(ː)ˈmeɪn] ADJ [behaviour, treatment] → inhumano; [person] → cruel

inhumane

[ˌɪnhjʊˈmeɪn] adj [treatment, conditions] → inhumain(e)

inhumane

adjinhuman; treatment, housingmenschenunwürdig

inhumane

[ˌɪnhjuːˈmeɪn] adjinumano/a

inhumane

(inhjuˈmein) adjective
unkind or cruel. inhumane treatment of prisoners-of-war.
ˌinhuˈmanely adverb
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