HyperDic: inhuman_treatment

English > 1 sense of the expression inhuman treatment:
NOUNactinhuman treatment, crueltya cruel act
English > inhuman treatment: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningA cruel act; a deliberate infliction of pain and suffering.
Synonymcruelty
Narroweratrocity, inhumanityAn act of atrocious cruelty
impalementThe act of piercing with a sharpened stake as a form of punishment or torture
Broadermaltreatment, ill-treatment, ill-usage, abusecruel or inhumane treatment
Spanishcrueldad, trato inhumano
Catalancrueltat, tractament inhumà

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