Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “human resources”

human resources

noun [U] UK (US human resources,   )  
the department of an organization that deals with finding new people to work there, keeping records about all the organization's employees, and helping them with any problemsEmployees and colleagues
(Definition of human resources noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “human resources” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More