humanitarianadjective, noun [C]uk /hjuːˌmæn.ɪˈteə.ri.ən/ us /-ˈter.i-/
- The Vatican has agreed to donate $80,000 in humanitarian aid to countries affected by the war.
- A huge relief effort will be required to avert a humanitarian disaster.
- She reported on the humanitarian crisis in the region.
- Humanitarian aid is being airlifted to the country.
- The sanctions have been lifted for humanitarian reasons.