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dehumanize

verb

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  1. to make (someone) feel or behave more like an animal than a human being being deprived of clothes dehumanized the prisoners Synonyms of dehumanize animalize, bestialize, brutalizeWords Related to dehumanize abase, corrupt, debauch, degrade, demean, deprave, pervert, poison, profane, prostitute, subvert, warp; contaminate, pollute, taint; disgrace, humble, humiliateNear Antonyms of dehumanize dignify, exalt, honor; amend, improve; cleanse, purify, restore; respect; elevate, ennoble, uplift


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