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inhumanadjective

uk   /ɪnˈhjuː.mən/ us   /ɪnˈhjuː.mən/
C2 extremely cruel: Prisoners of war were subjected to inhuman and degrading treatment.
C2 not human in an unusual or frightening way: Most people feel that there is something almost inhuman about perfection.
(Definition of inhuman from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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inhumanadjective [not gradable]

us   /ɪnˈhju·mən/
extremely cruel; lacking in or not influenced by human feeling: In those days war movies always portrayed the enemy as fanatical, even inhuman.
(Definition of inhuman from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “inhuman”
in Vietnamese vô nhân đạo…
in Spanish inhumano…
in Malaysian tidak berperikemanusiaan…
in Thai โหดร้าย…
in French inhumain…
in German unmenschlich…
in Chinese (Traditional) 殘暴的, 無人性的, 非人的…
in Russian бесчеловечный…
in Turkish vahşi, acımasız, merhametsiz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 残暴的, 无人性的, 非人的…
in Indonesian tidak manusiawi…
in Polish nieludzki…
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