anthropomorphize

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anthropomorphize

[an-thruh-puh-mawr-fahyz]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), anthropomorphized, anthropomorphizing.
to ascribe human form or attributes to (an animal, plant, material object, etc.).
Also, especially British, anthropomorphise.


Origin:
1835–45; anthropomorph(ous) + -ize

anthropomorphization, noun
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anthropomorphize or anthropomorphise (ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːfaɪz)
 
vb
to attribute or ascribe human form or behaviour to (a god, animal, object, etc)
 
anthropomorphise or anthropomorphise
 
vb

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Example sentences
Of course it's always tempting to anthropomorphize animals.
Humans often anthropomorphize the objects they use, especially when they become
  fond of their interaction with those objects.
We anthropomorphize our machinery, especially our cars, and as kids our
  bicycles.
People tend to anthropomorphize everything around them.
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