inhumanely inhumanely

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an inhumane manner

Usage(s):

  1. After witnesses testified about torture under his rule, he said he and his co-defendants were being treated inhumanely by not being allowed to shower, exercise or smoke.
  2. It belongs to the Jewish people whom the Nazis so inhumanely slaughtered.
  3. After dogs and cats have been inhumanely killed, they say, the fur is aggressively marketed around the world.

News

  • Police arrest man accused of killing ducklings with a broom

    Naples Police have arrested the man accused of killing eight ducklings with a broom. Witnesses say Rolando Rives used a broom to intentionally and inhumanely kill eight ducklings and injure two ducklings.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WINK TV Southwest Florida

Quotes

  1. "Kate and Gerry have been treated unjustly and inhumanely, because the evidence does not stack up at all," Sentamu told British Broadcasting Corp. radio.
    on Sep 16, 2007 By: John Sentamu Source: USA Today

  2. "I will seek the same kind of assurances that they will not be treated inhumanely," Panetta said during his second day before the Senate Intelligence Committee. "I intend to use the State Department to be sure those assurances are implemented...
    on Feb 5, 2009 By: Leon Panetta Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "In short, it is the Crown's case that these Iraqi civilians were treated inhumanely," Mr Bevan said. "We are not dealing in this case with robust or rough handling, which is bound to happen in the theatre that existed in Iraq, but something...
    on Sep 19, 2006 By: Bevan Source: Independent

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