noun an·i·mal·i·tar·i·an·ism \ˌanəˌmaləˈterēəˌnizəm\

Definition of animalitarianism



  1. :  the view that animals are more natural, happier, and admirable than human beings

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Origin and Etymology of animalitarianism

1animal + -itarianism (as in humanitarianism)

First Known Use: 1936

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