Definition of humanly
1a : with regard to human needs and emotions provide humanly for those who are not needed in the economy — E. F. Baconb : with regard to or in keeping with human proneness to error or weakness humanly inaccurate
2a : from a human viewpoint humanly speaking, the process works … like this — Elizabeth Janewayb : within the range of human capacity did everything humanly possiblec : by humans humanly made
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HUMANLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of humanly for English Language Learners
: within the range of human ability
HUMANLY Defined for Kids
Definition of humanly for Students
: within the range of human ability The task is not humanly possible.
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