[ an-thruh-puh-mawr-fahyz ]
/ ˌæn θrə pəˈmɔr faɪz /
verb (used with or without object), an·thro·po·mor·phized, an·thro·po·mor·phiz·ing.
to ascribe human form or attributes to (an animal, plant, material object, etc.).
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Also especially British, an·thro·po·mor·phise .
OTHER WORDS FROM anthropomorphizean·thro·po·mor·phi·za·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for anthropomorphize
In his anthropomorphized form he was known as Menabosho or Michabo.
His warlike attributes are appendages of the anthropomorphized national and war god.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 3|Hubert Howe Bancroft
British Dictionary definitions for anthropomorphize
/ (ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːfaɪz) /
to attribute or ascribe human form or behaviour to (a god, animal, object, etc)
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