- (of a fiber) manufactured synthetically from a cellulosic or noncellulosic base; produced chemically.
- (of a fabric or garment) constructed of synthetically made fibers.
Origin of man-made
Examples from the Web for man-made
Contemporary Examples of man-made
A report says a man-made womb could be reality within 30 years.The Artificial Womb Will Change Feminism Forever
August 12, 2014
Man-made genetics might allow for material appellations like stronger spider silk.Synthetic DNA: The New Drug Makers?
May 18, 2014
But a man-made code that is inharmonious with the moral law is an unjust law.
A man-made code that squares with the moral law, or the law of God, is a just law.
Nina Strochlic on the man-made inferno that locals have dubbed the “Door to Hell.”A Fiery Pit Rages in the Turkmenistan Desert
August 1, 2013
Historical Examples of man-made
It had a natural filth that clings to a cheap room, and a man-made, careless filth that would disfigure a Taj Mahal.The Circuit Riders
R. C. FitzPatrick
In the first place, I am an Anarchist: I do not believe in man-made law, designed to enslave and oppress humanity.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist
We have, so far, lived and suffered and died in a man-made world.Our Androcentric Culture, or The Man Made World
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Am I correct, Mr. Welland, in supposing that if doctrines of right and wrong are man-made, learning begins now?Wilderness of Spring
The man-made machine has now outlived the vituperation of idealists.The Pacific Triangle