Definition of Human activity
1. Noun. Something that people do or cause to happen.
Generic synonyms: Event
Specialized synonyms: Action, Acquiring, Getting, Causation, Causing, Delivery, Obstetrical Delivery, Departure, Going, Going Away, Leaving, Discovery, Find, Uncovering, Disposal, Disposition, Effectuation, Implementation, Egress, Egression, Emergence, Equalisation, Equalization, Leveling, Digging Up, Disinterment, Exhumation, Mitsvah, Mitzvah, Actuation, Propulsion, Recovery, Retrieval, Running Away, Touch, Touching, Nonaccomplishment, Nonachievement, Leaning, Motivating, Motivation, Assumption, Rejection, Forfeit, Forfeiture, Sacrifice, Derivation, Activity, Hire, Wear, Wearing, Assessment, Judgement, Judgment, Production, Stay, Abidance, Residence, Residency, Inactivity, Hinderance, Hindrance, Interference, Stop, Stoppage, Group Action, Distribution, Legitimation, Permissive Waste, Waste, Proclamation, Promulgation, Communicating, Communication, Speech Act
Derivative terms: Act, Actuate, Actuate
Lexicographical Neighbors of Human Activity
Literary usage of Human activity
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Works of Orville Dewey, D.D.: With a Biographical Sketch by Orville Dewey (1883)
"Now, out of this basis spring certain forms of human activity. These are to be considered in this lecture ; and the conditions of that activity, ..."
2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"They taught that, in Jesus, there was no human activity; that the activity of the human nature was merged into the activity of the divine; that, in Jesus, ..."
3. Pragmatism and Idealism by William Caldwell (1913)
"CHAPTER IV PRAGMATISM AND human activity IT requires now but a slight degree of penetration ... I mean human activity in general, inclusive of the highest ..."
4. A System of Christian Doctrine by Isaac August Dorner (1890)
"Relation of the Holy Spirit to human activity in tht, Work of Grace. Divine and human activity are united in producing the work of grace, but in such a way ..."
5. The Methodist Review (1879)
"But human activity is conditioned by consciousness and purpose, ... Now, we have just the same proof that its extra-human activity is intel- ..."
6. Human Geography: An Attempt at a Positive Classification, Principles and by Jean Brunhes, Isaiah Bowman, Richard Elwood Dodge, Irville Charles Le Compte (1920)
"Similar forms of human activity correspond in reality to very different geographical cases. ... And yet, from the point of view of human activity, they are, ..."
7. The Cause of Business Depressions as Disclosed by an Analysis of the Basic by Hugo Bilgram, Louis Edward Levy (1914)
"Motives of human activity.—Before entering upon the examination of the relations between men arising in the course of their co-operative efforts, ..."