Examples of humanitarian in a Sentence
She has been recognized as a great humanitarian for her efforts to end world hunger.
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Readily experimenting with dramatic color and playful patterns, Coursaris Musunka’s vibrant clothes break stereotypes about what a humanitarian should wear.
Nearly 7 million are facing the threat of famine and 16 million lack access to water, UN humanitarian affairs chief Stephen O’Brien said in an Aug. 18 statement.
Jerry Lewis, one of Hollywood’s most iconic and influential comedians with a decades-long legacy as an actor, writer, singer, director, and humanitarian, died on Sunday morning in Las Vegas at the age of 91.
Few have been so accomplished as humanitarians - his annual muscular dystrophy telethons had raised almost $1.5 billion by the late 2000s - or so polarizing as personalities.
The festival is intended as an annual tribute to the three-time heavyweight boxing champion and world-renown humanitarian.
Instead, the humanitarian is spending her birthday in Iraq, meeting with Iraqi, Kurdish, Yazidi and Christian girls who were terrorized by ISIS.
Pedro Zayas, a spokesman for the Hartford school system, said district leaders believe the clause in Capital Prep's operations plan gave the school some leeway — but only if there were humanitarian or other exceptional reasons.
At the tender age of 24, Chance the Rapper was honored as a humanitarian during the BET Awards on Sunday for his work in his hometown of Chicago, with accolades from the Obamas to Kendrick Lamar.
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Definition of humanitarian for English Language Learners
: a person who works to make other people's lives better
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