[ in-hyoo-meyn or, often, -yoo- ]
/ ˌɪn hyuˈmeɪn or, often, -yu- /


not humane; lacking humanity, kindness, compassion, etc.

Origin of inhumane

1590–1600; variant of inhuman; see in-3, humane

Related forms

in·hu·mane·ly, adverb

Can be confused

inhuman inhumane Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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