WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
an•thro•po•mor•phic /ˌænθrəpəˈmɔrfɪk/USA pronunciation  also ˌan•thro•poˈmor•phous, adj. 
    • thought of as being human in form or attributes:ancient anthropomorphic gods.
    • attributing human characteristics to nonhuman objects.
  1. resembling a human form:an anthropomorphic carving.
an•thro•po•mor•phi•cal•ly, adv. 
an•thro•po•mor•phism, n. [uncountable]See -anthro-, -morph-.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
an•thro•po•mor•phic  (an′thrə pə môrfik),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. ascribing human form or attributes to a being or thing not human, esp. to a deity.
  2. resembling or made to resemble a human form:an anthropomorphic carving.Also,  an′thro•po•morphous. 
an′thro•po•morphi•cal•ly, an′thro•po•morphous•ly, adv. 
  • anthropo- + -morphic 1820–30


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

anthropomorphic /ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːfɪk/ adj
  1. of or relating to anthropomorphism
  2. resembling the human form

ˈanthropoˌmorph n ˌanthropoˈmorphically adv



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