Sentence Examples with the word inhuman

Their inhuman disposition, and inhospitable treatment of foreigners, especially impressed him.

A wife may at any time sue for a limited divorce from her husband on the ground of cruel and inhuman treatment, of such conduct as to render life with him unsafe and improper, or of abandonment and refusal or neglect to provide for her, if both parties are inhabitants of the state or their marriage took place in the state.

She tried to turn away, but the smell filled her senses with inhuman hunger and desperation.

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She had two days to steal a necklace from an inhuman creature capable of tracking her down after she did.

She inched away at the inhuman tone.

Czerno roared in an inhuman voice.

Memon snapped into action, moving across the chamber with inhuman speed.

At length the inhuman miscreant Mahmtid died, at the early age of twenty-seven, on the 22nd of April 1725.

At the same time, in judging the apparently inhuman way in which the Sudras were treated in the caste rules, one has always to bear in mind the fact that the belief in metempsychosis was already universal at the time, and seemed to afford the only rational explanation of the apparent injustice involved in the unequal distribution of the good things in this world; and that, if the Sudra was strictly excluded from the religious rites and beliefs of the superior classes, this exclusion in no way involved the question of his ultimate emancipation and his union with the Infinite Spirit, which were as certain in his case as in that of any other sentient being.

This feeling explains his detestation of foreign manners and superstitions, his loathing not only of inhuman crimes and cruelties but even of the lesser derelictions from selfrespect, his scorn of luxury and of art as ministering to luxury, his mockery of the poetry and of the stale and dilettante culture of his time, and perhaps, too, his indifference to the schools of philosophy and his readiness to identify all the professors of stoicism with the reserved and close-cropped puritans, who concealed the worst vices under an outward appearance of austerity.