nonperson nonperson


  • (n) a person regarded as nonexistent and having no rights; a person whose existence is systematically ignored (especially for ideological or political reasons)


  1. When he died in 1971, Nikita Khrushchev was officially a nonperson.
  2. Years of daily exposure to the inhumanities of apartheid, where being black reduced one to the status of a nonperson, kindled in him a kind of absurd courage to change the world.
  3. Teng was forced to resign his party posts, and for nearly seven years he was in effect a nonperson.

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/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /