Definition of humaneness in English:


Pronunciation /(h)yo͞oˈmānnəs/ /(h)juˈmeɪnnəs/


See humane

‘It infuses a spike of excellence, emotional development, humaneness and self discipline.’
  • ‘More than any other famous person, she captured the hearts of people with her simplicity and humaneness.’
  • ‘‘Peter understands as well as anyone that success in an organization needn't ever come at the sacrifice of humaneness,’ he says.’
  • ‘One basic principle of the law of armed conflicts is the principle of humaneness in war whereby the use of unjustified military force is prohibited.’
  • ‘I am not questioning the humaneness or cruelty of any particular practice.’