Meaning of ANTHROPOMORPHIC in English

ANTHROPOMORPHIC

/ ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːfɪk; NAmE -ˈmɔːrf-/ adjective

( of beliefs or ideas ) treating gods, animals or objects as if they had human qualities

►  an·thro·po·morph·ism / ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːfɪzəm; NAmE -ˈmɔːrf-/ noun [ U ]

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WORD ORIGIN

early 19th cent.: from Greek anthrōpomorphos (from anthrōpos human being + morphē form) + -ic .

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