anthropomorphic[an′t̸hrə pō′môr′fik, -pə-]
Anthropomorphism of a mailbox.
- Anthropomorphic is defined as the act of giving the characteristics of humans to other things.
An example of something anthropomorphic are the pictures of God that depict Him with human male characteristics without indication or evidence that his appearance is that of an evolutionarily current human.
- The definition of anthropomorphic is anything that may be made to look like a human.
An example of something anthropomorphic might be a vase that is shaped like a human.
- Having the form of a person or a human being
- (of inanimate objects, animals, or other non-human entities) Given attributes of human beings.
anthropo- + -morphic
anthropomorphic - Computer Definition
Having the characteristics of a human being. For example, an anthropomorphic robot has a head, arms and legs.