What does inhuman mean?

Definitions for inhuman
ɪnˈhyu mən; often -ˈyu-in·hu·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cold, cold-blooded, inhuman, insensate(adj)

    without compunction or human feeling

    "in cold blood"; "cold-blooded killing"; "insensate destruction"

  2. inhuman(adj)

    belonging to or resembling something nonhuman

    "something dark and inhuman in form"; "a babel of inhuman noises"


  1. inhuman(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to inhumanity and the indifferently cruel, sadistic or barbaric behavior it brings.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inhuman(adj)

    destitute of the kindness and tenderness that belong to a human being; cruel; barbarous; savage; unfeeling; as, an inhuman person or people

  2. Inhuman(adj)

    characterized by, or attended with, cruelty; as, an inhuman act or punishment

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Inhuman

    in-hū′man, adj. barbarous: cruel: unfeeling.—n. Inhuman′ity, the state of being inhuman: barbarity: cruelty.—adv. Inhū′manly.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inhuman in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inhuman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of inhuman in a Sentence

  1. Judy Rabinovitz:

    It's got to be stopped, it's illegal and inhuman, and hopefully that's what the judge will do.

  2. Elizabeth Throssell:

    We fear they are now at significant risk of torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment.

  3. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif:

    Such a barbaric act is not only un-Islamic but also inhuman, it is not honor killing, its just plain murder.

  4. Tim Noonan:

    Conditions in camps are simply inhuman, they are fed food that you wouldn’t feed to an animal in many cases.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Fools rejoice the talk of stupids only and, no surprise, to them a sage is only a mad or an idiot in this inhuman world.

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