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Synonyms for human
ˈhyu mən or, often, ˈyu-; ˈyu mən; yudʒ

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. human

    Human denotes what pertains to mankind, with no suggestion as to its being good or evil; as, the human race; human qualities; we speak of human achievements, virtues, or excellences, human follies, vices, or crimes. Humane denotes what may rightly be expected of mankind at its best in the treatment of sentient beings; a humane enterprise or endeavor is one that is intended to prevent or relieve suffering. The humane man will not needlessly inflict pain upon the meanest thing that lives; a merciful man is disposed to withhold or mitigate the suffering even of the guilty. The compassionate man sympathizes with and desires to relieve actual suffering, while one who is humane would forestall and prevent the suffering which he sees to be possible. Compare MERCY; PITIFUL; PITY.

    See synonyms for BARBAROUS.

    Synonyms:
    benevolent, benignant, charitable, clement, compassionate, forgiving, gentle, gracious, humane, kind, kind-hearted, merciful, pitying, sympathetic, tender, tender-hearted

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. human

    Synonyms:
    ethnical, cosmical, anthropological, rational, civilized

    Antonyms:
    inhuman, beastly, irrational

Princeton's WordNet

  1. homo, man, human being, humanadjective

    any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage

    Synonyms:
    military personnel, world, humankind, man, human beings, mankind, valet de chambre, serviceman, military man, gentleman, homo, valet, homosexual, homophile, humanity, piece, gentleman's gentleman, human being, humans, adult male, gay, human race

    Antonyms:
    apelike, anthropoid, nonhuman, bloodless, anthropoidal, inhuman, dehumanised, dehumanized, unhuman

  2. humanadjective

    characteristic of humanity

    "human nature"

    Antonyms:
    dehumanized, anthropoidal, bloodless, unhuman, anthropoid, nonhuman, inhuman, dehumanised, apelike

  3. humanadjective

    relating to a person

    "the experiment was conducted on 6 monkeys and 2 human subjects"

    Antonyms:
    inhuman, nonhuman, anthropoidal, dehumanized, anthropoid, bloodless, apelike, dehumanised, unhuman

  4. humanadjective

    having human form or attributes as opposed to those of animals or divine beings

    "human beings"; "the human body"; "human kindness"; "human frailty"

    Antonyms:
    inhuman, nonhuman, dehumanised, apelike, unhuman, dehumanized, anthropoid, anthropoidal, bloodless

Editors Contribution

  1. manvi

    yeah it is also known as human

    Submitted by anonymous on April 6, 2021  
  2. monolingual

    hercules mulligan

    lafayette

    Submitted by rinat on August 26, 2019  
  3. muggle

    a muggle is a human name from harry potter

    "you're a muggle-born?!"

    Submitted by anonymous on November 17, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. humanadjective

    Synonyms:
    man's, of man

  2. humanadjective

    Synonyms:
    common to mankind

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How to use human in a sentence?

  1. The State Department:

    Mr. Kraft is a first class human being who does what is right and just. His support for Israel during these tough times has been unwavering and a pillar of strength for all of us. I am usually a Washington Redskins fan, but tonight – and possibly from now on – we are all Patriots.

  2. Karl Brauer:

    NHTSA is prepared to name artificial intelligence as a viable alternative to human-controlled vehicles, it could substantially streamline the process of putting autonomous vehicles on the road.

  3. Clark County:

    It's probably one of the most mentally exhausting and stressful processes that a human being can do.

  4. Sulieman Hussein:

    Dozens of my friends from the camp worked for long whiles mining gold and then made enough money to cross the Mediterranean from Libya to Europe, that is also what I plan to do. Life is good in Europe, whereas here we are not even human.

  5. Salman Rushdie:

    It prevents us from being the kind of creatures that we are. It is not something which is specific to one culture. It is something universal to human beings.

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