verb (used with object), de·hu·man·ized, de·hu·man·iz·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM dehumanizede·hu·man·i·za·tion, noun
Example sentences from the Web for dehumanize
We must be careful not to dehumanize those we disagree with.How Christians should react to the 2020 election results|jakemeth|November 12, 2020|Fortune
In another study, people who listened to someone express a political viewpoint that they disagreed with were less likely to dehumanize that person than people who simply read the transcript of their argument.Texting all day? You’ll feel happier if you pick up the phone and chat.|Jill Suttie|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
Lohse rushes Sigma Alpha Epsilon, gets a bid, endures pledge term, and then submits to the dehumanizing rigors of Hell Night.
As air travel becomes increasingly frustrating and dehumanizing, the dream of personal aerial transport tempts the imagination.I Want My Damn Hoverboard! 12 Movie Inventions That Should Exist|Rich Goldstein|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
LONDON—You want to know how awful, futile, and dehumanizing war is?‘Fury’: A Ludicrous WWII Movie More Violent Than ‘Inglourious Basterds’|Nico Hines|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While the lack of dialogue has many roots, the dehumanizing rhetoric at the heart of the revolution is one of its main causes.
Because why not give "Person of the Year" to the head of soul-crushing, dehumanizing Communism's global redoubt?Kim Jong-Un: Handsome, Rich, and (I Hope) Time's Person of the Year|Justin Green|December 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
To those songs I trace my first glimmering conception of the dehumanizing character of slavery.The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass|Frederick Douglass
There was something discomfortingly dehumanizing in that intent appraisal.Our Square and the People in It|Samuel Hopkins Adams
I remembered that Carlisle and Robert Owen had published books of the same immoral and dehumanizing tendency.
You are not a professional bureaucrat who depends for his living on his capacity for dehumanizing himself.Sylvia & Michael|Compton Mackenzie
This process of dehumanizing has been going on in commerce and politics.Nationalism|Rabindranath Tagore