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1.
With regard for the health and well-being of another; compassionate.
It is not humane to slaughter animals days after being born.
by Chris P...... December 12, 2006
 
2.
characterized by an unfaltering need to support indoctrination without respect to logic, fairness, or utility
Your church's humane treatment of children and gays has left them both seeking another church's program for behavioural modification in order to return them to their humane principles.
by nerfquark April 09, 2009
 
3.
anything done, thought about, or pertaining to humans
slavery is humane, yet unethical.
by poopoo1000 March 02, 2005