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Synonyms for humanist
ˈhyu mə nɪst; often ˈyu-hu·man·ist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. humanistnoun

    a classical scholar or student of the liberal arts



  2. humanist, humanitarianadjective

    an advocate of the principles of humanism; someone concerned with the interests and welfare of humans

    do-gooder, improver, humanitarian


  3. humanistic, humanistadjective

    of or pertaining to Renaissance humanism

    "the humanistic revival of learning"

    humane, human-centred, humanistic, human-centered, humanitarian


  4. humanist, humanisticadjective

    of or pertaining to a philosophy asserting human dignity and man's capacity for fulfillment through reason and scientific method and often rejecting religion

    "the humanist belief in continuous emergent evolution"- Wendell Thomas

    human-centred, humanistic, humane, human-centered, humanitarian


  5. humanist, humanistic, humaneadjective

    pertaining to or concerned with the humanities

    "humanistic studies"; "a humane education"

    human-centred, humanistic, humane, human-centered, humanitarian


  6. human-centered, human-centred, humanist, humanistic, humanitarianadjective

    marked by humanistic values and devotion to human welfare

    "a humane physician"; "released the prisoner for humanitarian reasons"; "respect and humanistic regard for all members of our species"

    humane, humanitarian, human-centred, human-centered, humanistic


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. humanistnoun

    student of polite literature

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "humanist":

    humanistic, people-centred, humane, humanism, humanitarian

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How to use humanist in a sentence?

  1. Lex Bayer:

    Atheist Heart, Humanist Mind. a lot of atheists' books are about whether to believe in God or not.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    To be a 'believer' does not make you superior to others; but to be a 'humanist' does make it so!

  3. Congressman Antenor Duran:

    This initiative, as well as paying tribute to him seeks to ensure future generations know who this great Colombian, humanist, literary man and democrat was.

  4. Janvier Chouteu-Chando:

    A true businessperson should also be a true humanist who understands that he stands to gain the most in a world that is stable for those he deals with, even if they do not fare as well as he does.

  5. John Hudson:

    We wanted to create a humanist sans serif with generous proportions and a higher than usual stroke contrast( also known as the variation in weight between thick and thin parts of the letter).

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