Definition of humaneness in English:



  • See humane

    • ‘It infuses a spike of excellence, emotional development, humaneness and self discipline.’
    • ‘I am not questioning the humaneness or cruelty of any particular practice.’
    • ‘One basic principle of the law of armed conflicts is the principle of humaneness in war whereby the use of unjustified military force is prohibited.’
    • ‘More than any other famous person, she captured the hearts of people with her simplicity and humaneness.’
    • ‘‘Peter understands as well as anyone that success in an organization needn't ever come at the sacrifice of humaneness,’ he says.’