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humanly

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adverb hu·man·ly \ˈhyü-mən-lē, ˈyü-\

Simple Definition of humanly

  • : within the range of human ability

Full Definition of humanly

  1. 1 a :  with regard to human needs and emotions <provide humanly for those who are not needed in the economy — E. F. Bacon> b :  with regard to or in keeping with human proneness to error or weakness <humanly inaccurate>

  2. 2 a :  from a human viewpoint <humanly speaking, the process works … like this — Elizabeth Janeway> b :  within the range of human capacity <did everything humanly possible> c :  by humans <humanly made>

15th Century

First Known Use of humanly

15th century



HUMANLY Defined for Kids

humanly

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adverb hu·man·ly \ˈhyü-mən-lē, ˈyü-\

Definition of humanly

  1. :  within the range of human ability <The task is not humanly possible.>




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