To ascribe human characteristics to things not human.
Attribution of human motivation, characteristics, or behavior to inanimate objects, animals, or natural phenomena.
Having the characteristics of a human being. For example, an anthropomorphic robot has a head, arms and legs.
Anthropomorphism can refer to the representation of the gods in human form or, more generally, to the attribution of human characteristics to animals or to inanimate objects.
I will not anthropomorphize these vandals as they are willfully and ignorantly trying to destroy a building that is….
Crude anthropomorphism effectively closes the door to understanding of religion for most pupils.
In science, the cardinal sin is anthropomorphism.