inhumanus
index brutal, ruthless

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  • inhumain — inhumain, aine [ inymɛ̃, ɛn ] adj. • 1373; lat. inhumanus 1 ♦ Vx ou littér. Qui manque d humanité. ⇒ barbare, cruel, dur, impitoyable, insensible. Tyran inhumain. « J ai voulu te paraître odieuse, inhumaine » (Racine). Otage soumis à un… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • inuman — INUMÁN, Ă, inumani, e, adj. Care nu este uman; neomenos, crud, feroce, neuman. ♦ Care nu este caracteristic sau propriu oamenilor; p. ext. de proporţii monstruoase. – Din fr. inhumain, lat. inhumanus. Trimis de valeriu, 16.10.2008. Sursa: DEX 98… …   Dicționar Român

  • Homo sapiens (Marvel Comics) — Within the Marvel Universe, the species Homo sapiens, and its genus Homo, is far more prolific and active than in the real world. The branching of the species Homo sapiens came with the arrival of the Celestials on Earth, the Space Gods of… …   Wikipedia

  • inhumaine — ● inhumain, inhumaine adjectif (latin inhumanus) Qui ne semble pas appartenir à la nature ou à l espèce humaine et qui est perçu comme atroce, monstrueux : Le caractère inhumain d un crime. Qui semble au dessus des forces humaines : Tâche… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • inhuman — skrupellos; brachial; rücksichtslos; bedenkenlos; hemmungslos; nicht zimperlich (umgangssprachlich) * * * in|hu|man [ ɪnhuma:n] <Adj.>: in kritikwürdiger Weise nicht human, menschliche Gesichtspunkte ganz außer Acht lassend: inhumane… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • in|hu´man|ness — in|hu|man «ihn HYOO muhn», adjective. 1. without kindness, mercy, or tenderness; brutal; cruel; hard hearted: »Only an inhuman mother would desert her child. SYNONYM(S): unfeeling, pitiless, merciless. 2. not having the qualities natural to a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|hu´man|ly — in|hu|man «ihn HYOO muhn», adjective. 1. without kindness, mercy, or tenderness; brutal; cruel; hard hearted: »Only an inhuman mother would desert her child. SYNONYM(S): unfeeling, pitiless, merciless. 2. not having the qualities natural to a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|hu|man — «ihn HYOO muhn», adjective. 1. without kindness, mercy, or tenderness; brutal; cruel; hard hearted: »Only an inhuman mother would desert her child. SYNONYM(S): unfeeling, pitiless, merciless. 2. not having the qualities natural to a human being;… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inhuman — In*hu man, a. [L. inhumanus: cf. F. inhumain. See {In } not, and {Human}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Destitute of the kindness and tenderness that belong to a human being; cruel; barbarous; savage; unfeeling; as, an inhuman person or people. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inhuman — adjective Etymology: Middle English inhumayne, from Middle French & Latin; Middle French inhumain, from Latin inhumanus, from in + humanus human Date: 15th century 1. a. lacking pity, kindness, or mercy ; savage < an inhuman tyrant > b. cold …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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