humaneness


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hu·mane

 (hyo͞o-mān′)
adj.
1. Characterized by kindness, mercy, or compassion: a humane judge; a humane policy.
2. Characterized by an emphasis on humanistic values and concerns: a humane education.

[Middle English humain, human; see human.]

hu·mane′ly adv.
hu·mane′ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.humaneness - the quality of compassion or consideration for others (people or animals)
animal, animate being, beast, creature, fauna, brute - a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
humanity - the quality of being humane
mercifulness, mercy - a disposition to be kind and forgiving; "in those days a wife had to depend on the mercifulness of her husband"
inhumaneness, inhumanity - the quality of lacking compassion or consideration for others
Translations
رَأفَه، عَطْف، حَنان
lidskost
humanitet
čovjekoljubivostčovjekoljublje
ember ség
mánnúî, miskunnsemi
ľudskosť

humaneness

[hjuːˈmeɪnnɪs] Nhumanidad f

humane

(hjuˈmein) adjective
kind; not cruel. a humane man; a humane way to kill rats and mice.
huˈmanely adverb
huˈmaneness noun
References in classic literature ?
And when she put it down it'd perform the trick all right all right, while the audience applauded its silly head off for the kindness and humaneness she'd shown.
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He doesn't discriminate when showering his humaneness, and if you look carefully, you might even see a halo when the ornate turban is exposed to the sun.
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Their works are powerful portraits of our country, with the films highlighting our values of tolerance, humaneness, openness, respect for others and our spirit of resilience and courage." The Made in Qatar films will be evaluated by an esteemed jury comprising Turkish actress Tuba Unsal, Dr Amal Mohammed al Malki, founding dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Hamad Bin Khalifa University, and Irish filmmaker Collin McIvor.
Their works are powerful portraits of our country, with the films highlighting our values of tolerance, humaneness, openness, respect for others and our spirit of resilience and courage." The 'Made in Qatar' films will be evaluated by an esteemed jury comprising Turkish actress Tuba Unsal, Dr Amal Mohamed al-Malki, founding dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Hamad Bin Khalifa University and Irish filmmaker Collin McIvor.