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hu·man·ly

 (hyo͞o′mən-lē)
adv.
1. In a human way.
2. Within the scope of human means, capabilities, or powers: not humanly possible.
3. According to human experience or knowledge: Humanly speaking, the recession was not severe.
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humanly

(ˈhjuːmənlɪ)
adv
1. by human powers or means
2. in a human or humane manner
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hu•man•ly

(ˈhyu mən li; often ˈyu-)

adv.
1. in the manner of human beings: humanly resistant to change.
2. with regard to human needs or concerns; humanely: to deal humanly with the homeless.
3. within the limits of human capability: Is it humanly possible to know the future?
4. from or according to the viewpoint of humankind.
[1605–15]
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Adv.1.humanly - in the manner of human beings; "humanly possible"
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Translations
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lidský
menneskeligt
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humanly

[ˈhjuːmənlɪ] ADVhumanamente
to do everything humanly possiblehacer todo lo humanamente posible
as quickly/well as is humanly possibletan deprisa/bien como sea humanamente posible
as far as is humanly possibledentro de lo humanamente posible
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humanly

[ˈhjuːmənli] adv
as much as humanly possible → autant qu'il est humainement possible de le faire
as soon as is humanly possible → aussi rapidement qu'il est humainement possible de le faire
to do everything humanly possible → faire tout ce qui est humainement possiblehuman nature nnature f humaine
It's human nature to worry → C'est dans la nature humaine de s'inquiéter.
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humanly

advmenschlich; humanly comprehensiblefür den Menschen verständlich; the humanly constructed worlddie vom Menschen gebaute Welt; as far as humanly possiblesoweit es überhaupt möglich ist, soweit überhaupt möglich; as safe as humanly possibleso sicher wie überhaupt möglich; to do all that is or everything humanly possiblealles Menschenmögliche tun
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humanly

[ˈhjuːmənlɪ] advumanamente
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human

(ˈhjuːmən) adjective
of, natural to, concerning, or belonging to, mankind. human nature; The dog was so clever that he seemed almost human.
noun
a person. Humans are not as different from animals as we might think.
ˈhumanly adverb
within human power. If it is humanly possible, he will do it.
human being
a person. Animals may behave like that, but human beings shouldn't.
human resources noun
the abilities and skills of people (used to refer to the benefit derived from them).
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References in classic literature ?
Mathematically speaking the thing is possible; but humanly speaking it is impossible--or afterwards--or afterwards--"
"Get off your foot," it commanded so peremptorily, so humanly, as again to startle Michael and made him quest about the steerage for the god-throat that had uttered it.
"We shall do all that it is humanly possible to do!...But he may stop us at the first step!...He commands the walls, the doors and the trapdoors.
But he regards the Court of Chancery, even if it should involve an occasional delay of justice and a trifling amount of confusion, as a something devised in conjunction with a variety of other somethings by the perfection of human wisdom for the eternal settlement (humanly speaking) of everything.
There's something fine about it; no perhaps Christian, but humanly fine.
Most o' aw, rating 'em as so much Power, and reg'latin 'em as if they was figures in a soom, or machines: wi'out loves and likens, wi'out memories and inclinations, wi'out souls to weary and souls to hope - when aw goes quiet, draggin on wi' 'em as if they'd nowt o' th' kind, and when aw goes onquiet, reproachin 'em for their want o' sitch humanly feelins in their dealins wi' yo - this will never do 't, sir, till God's work is onmade.'
He got us over there as quick as it was humanly possible.
Thirty thousand a year was all right, but dyspepsia and inability to be humanly happy robbed such princely income of all its value.
"Is it humanly possible that ye can ha' come a' the way to Pairth for naething but that?"
"I do not complain, the trip has pleased me, and the projectile agrees with me; but let us do all that is humanly possible to do the fall somewhere, even if only on the moon."
A similar treatment, too, was being given to the Christmas scene, still more humanly beautiful, of his birth in the manger, and occasionally the two scenes might be taken from their regular places in the service, combined, and presented at any season of the year.
Jasper broke silence by declaring that he placed his whole reliance, humanly speaking, on Mr.