Sorry, no definitions found.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Far from being beyond human-style politics, they're in the thick of it.

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • That expression might be interpreted as an aggressive act by the Linyaari people, but Acorna knew that Captain Jonas P. Becker would see her human-style grin and correctly deduce that she was over joyed to see him arrive.


  • No need to turn my head for sideways glancing, just another one of my advantages, not having my eyes bunched so close together, human-style.

    Dog on It

  • Already the alpha pair of Denver's werewolf pack, Kitty and Ben now plan to tie the knot human-style by eloping to Vegas.

    New releases for the week of January 27th

  • The story offers only a superficial look at issues ranging from overcoming the general creepiness of human-style robots to the possibility of androids providing intimate companionship, yet the Stepford comparisons are unavoidable.

    The Stepford Guide to Sexbots and Housework |

  • "We are exploring ways to give these devices human-style social intelligence, which means that they would know what we as owners expect them to do – and especially what not to do – without our having to tell them explicitly every time."

    Most hated: cell phones

  • A macaque at the Tel Aviv Zoo has begun walking human-style, exclusively on two legs, after recovering from a severe illness.


  • Firekeeper's daily attire was a modified version of the knee-length leather breeches and vest that she had favored since her introduction to human-style clothing.

    Through Wolfs Eyes

  • Fleece laughed — not human-style, but in the throttled-puppy mirth idiom of the blue aliens.

    Sagittarius Whorl

  • The two Haluk medical technicians, wearing human-style pale green hospital scrubs and murmuring quiet comments, hovered over the occupant of the other bed, who lay motionless while the aliens studied him.

    Sagittarius Whorl

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.