HyperDic: humane

English > 3 senses of the word humane:
ADJECTIVEperthumane, humanist, humanisticpertaining to or concerned with the humanities
allhumanemarked or motivated by concern with the alleviation of suffering
allhumaneshowing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement
humane > pronunciation
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English > humane: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningpertaining to or concerned with the humanities.
Example "a humane education"
Synonymshumanist, humanistic
Spanishhumanístico
Nounshumanitiesstudies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)
English > humane: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningmarked or motivated by concern with the alleviation of suffering.
Attribute ofhumanenessThe quality of compassion or consideration for others (people or animals)
Narrowerchild-centereddesigned to promote a child's personal qualities rather than to provide training or information
human-centered, human-centred, humanist, humanistic, humanitarianmarked by humanistic values and devotion to human welfare
See alsocivilized, civilisedHaving a high state of culture and development both social and technological
compassionateshowing or having compassion / compassion
humanHaving human form or attributes as opposed to those of animals or divine beings
mercifulshowing or giving mercy
Oppositeinhumanelacking and reflecting lack of pity / pity or compassion / compassion
Spanishhumanitario, humano
Nounshumanenessthe quality of compassion or consideration for others (people or animals)
Adverbshumanelyin a humane manner
English > humane: 3 senses > adjective 3
Meaningshowing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement.
Broadercivilized, civilisedHaving a high state of culture and development both social and technological
Spanishhumano
Catalanhumà

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