human being

noun
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of human being

: human

Examples of human being in a Sentence

  1. She's a very warm and generous human being.

  2. We should do more to help our fellow human beings.

  3. The drug has not yet been tested on human beings.

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First Known Use of human being

1694


HUMAN BEING Defined for English Language Learners

human being

noun

Definition of human being for English Language Learners

  • : a person


HUMAN BEING Defined for Kids

human being

noun

Definition of human being for Students

: a man, woman, or child : person

Medical Dictionary

human being

noun

medical Definition of human being

: human

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