Inhumanly

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • adv Inhumanly In an inhuman manner; cruelly; barbarously.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • inhumanly In an inhuman manner; with cruelty; barbarously.
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Quotations

  • Guillaume Apollinaire
    Guillaume Apollinaire
    “Artists are, above all, men who want to become inhuman.”
  • Marian Anderson
    Marian Anderson
    “Fear is a disease that eats away at logic and makes man inhuman.”
  • Lord Byron
    Lord%20Byron
    “I cannot help thinking that the menace of Hell makes as many devils as the severe penal codes of inhuman humanity make villains.”
  • George Bernard Shaw
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    “The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them; that's the essence of inhumanity.”

Usage

In literature:

They committed against me the most inhuman, the most infamous, the most monstrous crime which can be committed against a human creature.
"Maupassant Original Short Stories (180), Complete" by Guy de Maupassant
It is not necessary to suppose that the political economists were inhuman.
"The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner" by Charles Dudley Warner
If ever an oppressed race existed, it is this one we see fettered around us under the inhuman tyranny of the Ottoman Empire.
"The Innocents Abroad" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
It would have been inhuman to leave him there.
"Roughing It" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
I could speak volumes about the inhuman perversity of the New England weather, but I will give but a single specimen.
"Alonzo Fitz and Other Stories" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
The Germans have an inhuman way of cutting up their verbs.
"Mark Twain's Speeches" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Those Humboldt savages never will forgive me for tangling their brains up with this inhuman letter.
"Sketches New and Old, Complete" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
It is monstrous, atrocious, inhuman!
"Dr. Breen's Practice" by William Dean Howells
What of me wedded to that monster, to that cruel and inhuman pedant who tortures and insults me as you have seen?
"The Strolling Saint" by Raphael Sabatini
It is cruel, debasing, inhuman.
"For the Term of His Natural Life" by Marcus Clarke
Among these were Raffaele della Rovere and two of his children, one of whom was inhumanly slaughtered in its mother's lap.
"The Life of Cesare Borgia" by Raphael Sabatini
Louder, closer came the throbbing; clearer with it my perception of the inhumanness of my thought.
"The Metal Monster" by A. Merritt
All wrongs right themselves by "inhumanity," if permitted to go far enough.
"The Galaxy" by Various
The next day the young sergeant expired under that inhuman torture.
"The Sword of Honor, volumes 1 & 2" by Eugène Sue
What Mr. Windham said with reference to the inhumanity of slavery may be said of the inhumanity of war.
"War Inconsistent with the Religion of Jesus Christ" by David Low Dodge
Mans inhumanity iz wuss than the malice ov wild beasts.
"The Complete Works of Josh Billings" by Henry W. Shaw
The Germans were once devils for inhuman theoretic abstracting of living beings.
"Sea and Sardinia" by D. H. Lawrence
You see that, as inhuman as I am, I do not forget who you are, and who I am.
"The Knight of Malta" by Eugene Sue
It is made to all appearance quite inhuman, and cannot be so without design.
"Expositor's Bible: The Book of Job" by Robert Watson
How dare you beg of me to do what the most inhuman wretch in the world would do?
"Prince Charlie" by Burford Delannoy
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In poetry:

This cold winter
Moon spills the inhuman fire
Of jewels
Into my hands.
"Having Lost My Sons, I Confront The Wreckage Of The Moon: Christmas, 1960" by James Wright
Preeminently merciful,
Does not thy spirit long
To guard from inhumanity
The weak against the strong?
"Before A Statue Of Buddha" by John Lawson Stoddard
That Crusher looked, and said,
With unimpaired urbanity,
"SIR HERBERT, you've a head
That teems with inhumanity.
"Phrenology" by William Schwenck Gilbert
At this moment a youth observed what was going on,
And he cried out to Croquard, Inhuman monster, begone!
Leave the minstrel, thou pig-headed giant, or I'll make you repent,
For thou must know my name is Jack, and I hail from Kent.
"Jack o' the Cudgel" by William Topaz McGonagall
Richard Pigott was a man that was blinded by his own conceit.
And would have robbed his dearest friend all for good meat,
To satisfy his gluttony and his own sensual indulgence,
Which the inhuman monster considered no great offence.
"Richard Pigott, the Forger" by William Topaz McGonagall
I was another man to another woman,
Tears falling or burnt dry were nothing then.
I struck your heart, I struck your mind; inhuman,
Future and past I stabbed and stabbed again,
Cursing the very thought of your happiness
In another love than mine:
"Asking Forgiveness" by John Freeman

In news:

ID prison's healthcare called ' inhumane '.
Obamacare's Cruel and Inhumane Inflation-Indexed Vouchers The president's real alternative to Ryan's plan is rationing.
Kosher Plant Is Accused of Inhumane Slaughter.
State Officials Respond to Mother Jones' "School of Shock" Story, Call the Judge Rotenberg Center " Inhumane ".
Execution rules still inhumane .
Two Michigan farms accused of treating workers inhumanely .
Man inhumanely kept dogs in storage unit.
The inhumanity of the animal people.
Museum harnesses beetles to get bones inhumanly spotless.
have conditioned audiences to expect an inhuman degree of performance accuracy, comparable to what a recording studio's editing team can produce by patching together the best moments from multiple takes.
It might seem inhumane to some New Yorkers – the idea of a 275 to 300 square feet apartment – but to others it's the lap of luxury.
Israel must stop the inhumane deportations and unjust detention of these migrants and instead implement a comprehensive refugee policy.
Council member Paul Koretz is trying to encourage an alternative business model for pet shop s that would disincentivize the sale of inhumanely bred puppy mill animals.
'Just because people think politically different to you doesn't mean they're inhuman'.
Superhuman faith and tenacity in the face of inhuman adversity.
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In science:

Initially, the two notebook pages for extrema (84 and 85) were called human and inhuman.
Astrophysics in 2006
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