Synonyms of humane


1. humanist, humanistic, humane

usage: pertaining to or concerned with the humanities; "humanistic studies"; "a humane education"

2. humane (vs. inhumane), child-centered, human-centered, human-centred, humanist, humanistic, humanitarian, civilized#1, civilised, compassionate, human, merciful

usage: marked or motivated by concern with the alleviation of suffering

3. humane, civilized (vs. noncivilized), civilised

usage: showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement

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