Pronunciation of Humanity
/hjuːmˈanɪtɪ/, /hjuːmˈanɪtɪ/, /h_j_uː_m_ˈa_n_ɪ_t_ɪ/
Antonyms for humanity:
illiberality, disinterest, unkindness, greediness, hatred, selfishness, malevolence, callousness, meanness, indifference, cruelty, animosity, stinginess, malignity, dislike, brutality, coldheartedness, hostility, pitilessness, mercilessness, antipathy, harshness, self-seeking, coldness, barbarity, unconcern, niggardliness.
Usage examples for humanity:
- I needed it the more, as it is almost the first friendly word of that kind I have received from England, and I began to question the humanity of your civilization. - "Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence", Louis Agassiz.
- He talks about the future of humanity by the week, but I find he doesn't notice humanity in particular. - "The Lost Art of Reading", Gerald Stanley Lee.
- Dr. Harry Campbell has found a few who could claim London grandparents; they were poor specimens of humanity. - "The Task of Social Hygiene", Havelock Ellis.
Quotes for humanity:
Jesus Christ, the condescension of divinity, and the exaltation of humanity.– Phillips Brooks