from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The human race: "humankind's God-given creativity” ( New York Times).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The human race; mankind, humanity; Homo sapiens.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Mankind.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The race of man; mankind; the human species.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. all of the living human inhabitants of the earth
Your faith in humankind is simply astonishing, redkittyred.
In recent years, though, Thorneycroft has turned to black humour and contemporary mass culture as props to stage further investigations into what she calls humankind's hopeless attraction to "spectacles of violence."
Educating ourselves and our youths about the area that we may learn more and become successful to realize greater heights in humankind achievement rather than allowing interest in the world wane through inactivity certainly does this.
The big step for humankind is de-legitimizing the USGovt.
The history of humankind is one of a mixture of gradual and accelerated changes – socially, intellectually and technically.
However, they do seem to be part of the our human nature and I'm convinced that we are better people because we hold them, and that humankind is better off with them than without them.
If I got apprehended, I could just shrug and say, "Officer, I plead innocent by reason of just having watched a Levi Johnston interview and lost all faith in humankind and any will to live."
Potter writes entertainingly about the history and philosophy of science, and he shows that science advances by continually removing humankind from a position of primacy in the universe, but the universe responds by placing us back there again.
It weighs us down with darkness and despair, with loss of faith in humankind, with fatalism.
Earth's environment had been devastated by mankind's own foolish plans and humankind is beleaguered by the sentient forests which they have awoken.