WordNet-Online
Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!

Google
 

humanities

 
Noun humanity has 3 senses
  1. world, human race, humanity, humankind, human beings, humans, mankind, man - all of the inhabitants of the earth; "all the world loves a lover"; "she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women"
    --1 is a kind of discipline, subject, subject area, subject field, field, field of study, study, bailiwick, branch of knowledge; group, grouping; discipline, subject, subject area, subject field, field, field of study, study, bailiwick, branch of knowledge; group, grouping
    --1 has members: people
    --1 has particulars:
     neoclassicism; classicism; romanticism; English; history; art history; chronology; fine arts, beaux arts; performing arts; Occidentalism; Orientalism, Oriental Studies; philosophy; literary study; library science; linguistics, philology; musicology; Sinology; stemmatology, stemmatics
  2. humanity - the quality of being humane
    --2 is a kind of
    humaneness; humaneness
  3. humanness, humanity, manhood - the quality of being human; "he feared the speedy decline of all manhood"
    --3 is a kind of quality; quality
WordNet-Online
Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus