Synonyms

1. ill-treatment

noun. cruel or inhumane treatment.

Synonyms

  • abuse
  • persecution
  • mistreatment
  • ill-usage
  • inhuman treatment
  • cruelty
  • child abuse
  • child neglect

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Words that Rhyme with Inhuman Treatment

  • mistreatment
  • maltreatment

2. treatment

noun. ['ˈtriːtmənt'] care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury).

Synonyms

  • remedy
  • shiatsu
  • acupressure
  • detoxification
  • orthodontic treatment
  • autogenic therapy
  • hydropathy
  • hydrotherapy
  • chiropractic
  • medical care
  • care
  • tending
  • medical aid
  • intervention
  • cure
  • therapeutic
  • rest-cure
  • autogenics
  • osteopathy
  • aid
  • stylostixis
  • orthoptics
  • autogenic training
  • G-Jo
  • modality
  • naturopathy
  • osteoclasis
  • curative
  • massage
  • fomentation
  • attention
  • naprapathy

Antonyms

  • homeopathy
  • allopathy
  • disorganise
  • disorganize

Etymology

  • -ment (English)
  • -amentum (Latin)
  • treat (English)
  • treter (Anglo-Norman)

3. treatment

noun. ['ˈtriːtmənt'] the management of someone or something.

Synonyms

  • dealing
  • handling
  • bioremediation
  • management

Antonyms

  • disinclined
  • non-involvement
  • non-engagement
  • nonparticipation

Etymology

  • -ment (English)
  • -amentum (Latin)
  • treat (English)
  • treter (Anglo-Norman)

4. treatment

noun. ['ˈtriːtmənt'] a manner of dealing with something artistically.

Synonyms

  • artistic style

Antonyms

  • nonintervention
  • soften

Etymology

  • -ment (English)
  • -amentum (Latin)
  • treat (English)
  • treter (Anglo-Norman)

5. treatment

noun. ['ˈtriːtmənt'] an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic.

Synonyms

  • discussion
  • communicating
  • expansion
  • talk
  • communication
  • elaboration
  • detail
  • consideration
  • dilation
  • discourse

Antonyms

  • unhealthful
  • inactivity
  • disservice
  • worsen

Etymology

  • -ment (English)
  • -amentum (Latin)
  • treat (English)
  • treter (Anglo-Norman)

6. inhuman

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈhjuːmən'] belonging to or resembling something nonhuman.

Antonyms

  • inhumaneness

7. inhuman

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈhjuːmən'] without compunction or human feeling.

Synonyms

  • cold
  • cold-blooded
  • insensate

Antonyms

  • painless
  • warm
  • unfrozen
  • hot

Example sentences of the word inhuman-treatment


1. Noun Phrase
While this may seem obvious now, at the time people didn't think slavery in general was bad; however, the entrenched system led to brutal, inhuman treatment of slaves.

2. Noun Phrase
If you file based on cruel and inhuman treatment, you must do so within five years of his bad behavior.

3. Noun Phrase
Like many states, Tennessee will grant a divorce on the grounds of adultery, cruel and inhuman treatment, or willful or malicious desertion.

4. Noun Phrase
The court ruled that such conduct did not rise to the level of cruel and inhuman treatment and entitle the wife to a divorce.

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