What does anthropomorphic mean?

anthropomorphic meaning in General Dictionary

Of or pertaining to anthropomorphism

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  • recommending human being characteristics for creatures or inanimate things
  • Of or with respect to anthropomorphism.

anthropomorphic meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1806, from anthropomorphous + -ic. Initially in mention of with regards to God or gods as having man type and human qualities; of pets as well as other things from 1858; the sect for the Antropomorfites is mentioned in English from mid-15c. (see anthropomorphite).


anthropomorphic meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Of or pertaining to anthropomorphism.


Sentence Examples with the word anthropomorphic

The art of all the area gives evidence of one spirit and common models; in religious representations it shows the same anthropomorphic personification and the same ritual furniture.

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