noun. ['ˈhjuːməˌnɔɪd'] an automaton that resembles a human being.
- -oid (English)
- εἶδος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- human (English)
- humain (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
Example sentences of the word humanoid
Deep red rock, towering humanoid cacti and shimmering waves of heat bouncing off the desert floor are some of the images that come to mind when thinking about the American southwest.
2. Verb, base form
Roomba is a hard working vacuum robot to help humanoid to clean their houses.
3. Noun, singular or mass
The plan for Jang's technology is to implement it in a robotic humanoid, which should be able to experience the five human senses.