Definitions for humanizeˈhyu məˌnaɪz; often ˈyu-

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  1. humanize, humanise(verb)

    make more humane

    "The mayor tried to humanize life in the big city"

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  1. humanize(Verb)

    To make human, to give or cause to have the fundamental properties of a human.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Humanize(verb)

    to render human or humane; to soften; to make gentle by overcoming cruel dispositions and rude habits; to refine or civilize

  2. Humanize(verb)

    to give a human character or expression to

  3. Humanize(verb)

    to convert into something human or belonging to man; as, to humanize vaccine lymph

  4. Humanize(verb)

    to become or be made more humane; to become civilized; to be ameliorated

  5. Origin: [Cf. F. humaniser.]


Translations for humanize

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  • inhimillistää, humaanistua, inhimillistyä, humaanistaaFinnish
  • humaniserFrench

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