man·kind /ˈmænˈkaɪnd, ˌkaɪnd/ 名詞
1. The human race; man, taken collectively.
The proper study of mankind is man. --Pore.
2. Men, as distinguished from women; the male portion of human race.
3. Human feelings; humanity. [Obs]
Man·kind a. Manlike; not womanly; masculine; bold; cruel. [Obs]
Are women grown so mankind? Must they be wooing? --Beau. & Fl.
Be not too mankind against your wife. --Chapman.
n : all of the inhabitants of the earth; "all the world loves a
lover"; "she always used `humankind' because `mankind'
seemed to slight the women" [syn: world, human race,
humanity, humankind, human beings, humans, man]