Meaning of “human” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˈhjuːmən/
Extra Examples
the human brainMost accidents are the result of human error.This place is not fit for human habitation.The cost in human terms is incalculable.The bacteria live in the human body.

B1 relating to people or their characteristics:

the human body
human behaviour
The accident was caused by human error (= a person's mistake).
be only human

to not be perfect:

Of course Tom makes mistakes - he's only human.

(Definition of “human adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)