anthropoid anthropoidal apelike
nonhuman onhuman adj. not human. Opposite of {human}. [Narrower terms: {anthropoid, anthropoidal, apelike}; {bloodless}; {dehumanized, unhuman}; {grotesque, monstrous, unnatural}; {mechanical}] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • apelike — adjective 1. resembling apes • Syn: ↑anthropoid, ↑anthropoidal • Similar to: ↑nonhuman • Derivationally related forms: ↑anthropoid (for: ↑anthropo …   Useful english dictionary

  • anthropoid — [an′thrə poid΄] adj. [Gr anthrōpoeidēs: see ANTHROPO & OID] 1. resembling a human 2. apelike [a brutish man with anthropoid features] n. any of certain highly developed primates, esp. the chimpanzee, gorilla, orangutan, and gibbon: in some… …   English World dictionary

  • anthropoidal — adjective resembling apes • Syn: ↑anthropoid, ↑apelike • Similar to: ↑nonhuman • Derivationally related forms: ↑anthropoid, ↑anthropoid (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • anthropoidal — adj. apelike, anthropoid, resembling apes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bloodless — nonhuman onhuman adj. not human. Opposite of {human}. [Narrower terms: {anthropoid, anthropoidal, apelike}; {bloodless}; {dehumanized, unhuman}; {grotesque, monstrous, unnatural}; {mechanical}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dehumanized unhuman — nonhuman onhuman adj. not human. Opposite of {human}. [Narrower terms: {anthropoid, anthropoidal, apelike}; {bloodless}; {dehumanized, unhuman}; {grotesque, monstrous, unnatural}; {mechanical}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • grotesque monstrous unnatural — nonhuman onhuman adj. not human. Opposite of {human}. [Narrower terms: {anthropoid, anthropoidal, apelike}; {bloodless}; {dehumanized, unhuman}; {grotesque, monstrous, unnatural}; {mechanical}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mechanical — nonhuman onhuman adj. not human. Opposite of {human}. [Narrower terms: {anthropoid, anthropoidal, apelike}; {bloodless}; {dehumanized, unhuman}; {grotesque, monstrous, unnatural}; {mechanical}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonhuman — onhuman adj. not human. Opposite of {human}. [Narrower terms: {anthropoid, anthropoidal, apelike}; {bloodless}; {dehumanized, unhuman}; {grotesque, monstrous, unnatural}; {mechanical}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonhuman — adjective not human; not belonging to or produced by or appropriate to human beings nonhuman primates such as chimpanzees • Ant: ↑human • Similar to: ↑anthropoid, ↑anthropoidal, ↑apelike, ↑bloodless, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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