HyperDic: humanistic

English > 4 senses of the word humanistic:
ADJECTIVEperthumanistic, humanistof or pertaining to a philosophy asserting human dignity and man's capacity for fulfillment through reason and scientific method and often rejecting religion
perthumanistic, humanistof or pertaining to Renaissance humanism
perthumanistic, humanist, humanepertaining to or concerned with the humanities
allhumanistic, human-centered, human-centred, humanist, humanitarianmarked by humanistic values and devotion to human welfare
humanistic > pronunciation
Soundshhyuw.mahnih'stihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > humanistic: 4 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or pertaining to a philosophy asserting human dignity and man's capacity for fulfillment through reason and scientific method and often rejecting religion.
Synonymhumanist
Spanishhumanista, humanístico
Nounshumanismthe doctrine emphasizing a person's capacity for self-realization through reason
English > humanistic: 4 senses > adjective 2, pert
MeaningOf or pertaining to Renaissance humanism.
Example"the humanistic revival of learning"
Synonymhumanist
Catalanhumanístic
Nounshumanismthe cultural movement of the Renaissance
English > humanistic: 4 senses > adjective 3, pert
Meaningpertaining to or concerned with the humanities.
Example"humanistic studies"
Synonymshumanist, humane
Spanishhumanístico
Nounshumanitiesstudies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)
English > humanistic: 4 senses > adjective 4
Meaningmarked by humanistic values and devotion to human welfare.
Example "respect and humanistic regard for all members of our species"
Synonymshuman-centered, human-centred, humanist, humanitarian
Broaderhumanemarked or motivated by concern with the alleviation of suffering
Spanishhumanista, humanístico, humanitario, humano, solidario
Catalanhumà, humanitari
Nounshumanismthe doctrine that people's duty is to promote human welfare

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