unperson


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Synonyms for unperson

a person regarded as nonexistent and having no rights

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While the narrator frees himself from the mental and psychological constraints of his nearly complete transformation into the New Man, for society as a whole and for his community, in particular, he remains an Unperson.
plotzlich sind sie alle wieder personen gegenuber einer unperson geworden.
Gelb, New York Times national security correspondent, an unperson.
It smacks of the editing out of unpersons from records in George Orwell's 1984 whereby the existence of those regarded as subversive was deleted as if they never existed at all.
Thus are unpersons created and encyclopedias edited in totalitarian states.
Examine any history textbook to see the Memory Hole at work on a scale undreamed of by Winston Smith doing his job at the Ministry of Truth and turning former luminaries into unpersons.
They are, for government purposes, the unpersons of Orwell's "Nineteen Eighty-Four.
Despite threatening to change their style after their second recording, Funeral Mixtape, the East Van rulers of raw, loud, rebellious rock have remained true to their blues-inflected, hard rock sound on Unpersons.
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The depiction of compliant leaderships following Moscow's "every twist and turn" turns figures like Hannington into unpersons.
Not to make comparisons, Unpersons bathe in their own crusty stew.
Act of Martyr, Blasphemous Abnormality and the Unpersons also will play.
Just as it became more and more difficult for defenders of slavery to think of slaves as chattel, as things, as unpersons.
Golden and the others are escapees, not from prison but from the ever-tightening clutches of politicians and prosecutors who see convictions as unmistakable, appeals as unnecessary and prisoners as unpersons.
Orwellian" has entered the vocabulary as a shorthand adjective for the abiding fear of the twentieth century, that we would all become unpersons at the mercy of Big Brother.