Definition of humanoid
: having human form or characteristics <humanoid dentition> <humanoid robots>
Examples of humanoid in a sentence
The movie is about humanoid aliens invading Earth.
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A humanoid robot, sometimes called an android, is a robot that resembles a human. Accounts of the yeti, Sasquatch, and Bigfoot continue to fascinate us mainly because of their humanoid characteristics. The idea of creating a monstrous humanoid, such as the Jewish golem or Victor Frankenstein's creation, has intrigued us for centuries. "Humanoid Animation" is a standard for creating humanlike figures for video that lets the same figure be used in a variety of 3-D games—some of which have nothing but humanoids for characters.
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Definition of humanoid for English Language Learners
: looking or acting like a human
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