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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make mechanical or routine; Deprive of human qualities.

Usage examples (37)
  • Enforced shaving of a prisoner's head has long been a systematic tool to 'dehumanize' and 'depersonalize' an individual.
  • Harper's: Do math and science "dehumanize" students?
  • "You kind of dehumanize the adult, bringing him down to the animal's level."
  • Making up words to dehumanize others is equally so. for more
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