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1. humor

noun. ['ˈhjuːmɝ'] a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter.

Synonyms

  • sport
  • laugh
  • satire
  • repartee
  • humour
  • wittiness
  • caricature
  • subject matter
  • cartoon
  • sketch
  • esprit de l'escalier
  • jeu d'esprit
  • imitation
  • wit
  • caustic remark
  • bite
  • play
  • pungency
  • ribaldry
  • mot
  • substance
  • joke
  • witticism
  • message
  • jape
  • content
  • impersonation
  • gag
  • fun
  • sarcasm
  • jest
  • irony
  • bon mot

Antonyms

  • approval
  • disapproval
  • formalism
  • natural

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  • toomer
  • shumer
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  • rumor
  • rumer
  • loomer
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  • boomer

Example sentences of the word humor


1. Noun, singular or mass
Adding humor iinto this type of speech is also an easy way to win a crowd.

Quotes containing the word humor


1. Humor is something that thrives between man's aspirations and his limitations. There is more logic in humor than in anything else. Because, you see, humor is truth.
- Victor Borge

2. Humor brings insight and tolerance. Irony brings a deeper and less friendly understanding.
- Agnes Repplier

3. Humor can alter any situation and help us cope at the very instant we are laughing.
- Allen Klein

2. humor

noun. ['ˈhjuːmɝ'] the trait of appreciating (and being able to express) the humorous.

Synonyms

  • humour
  • playfulness
  • sense of humor
  • sense of humour

Antonyms

  • cheerful
  • glad
  • elation
  • pull out

3. humor

noun. ['ˈhjuːmɝ'] a characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling.

Synonyms

  • feeling
  • distemper
  • temper
  • humour
  • good humor
  • amiability
  • good temper
  • sulk
  • good humour
  • ill humour
  • sulkiness
  • peeve
  • ill humor

Antonyms

  • ill humor
  • stupidity
  • addition
  • failure

4. humor

verb. ['ˈhjuːmɝ'] put into a good mood.

Synonyms

  • humour
  • pander
  • indulge

Antonyms

  • overact
  • underact
  • tightness
  • immovability

5. humor

noun. ['ˈhjuːmɝ'] the quality of being funny.

Synonyms

  • humour
  • comicality

Antonyms

  • go
  • stay in place
  • stay

6. humor

noun. ['ˈhjuːmɝ'] the liquid parts of the body.

Synonyms

  • semen
  • amnionic fluid
  • aqueous humor
  • festering
  • humour
  • liquid body substance
  • bodily fluid
  • chyle
  • lochia
  • vitreous body
  • spinal fluid
  • vitreous humour
  • aqueous humour
  • secretion
  • blood
  • body substance
  • melancholy
  • karyolymph
  • purulence
  • waters
  • amniotic fluid
  • suppuration
  • come
  • blood serum
  • extracellular fluid
  • serum
  • pus
  • cerebrospinal fluid
  • ejaculate
  • vitreous humor
  • yellow bile
  • endolymph
  • perilymph
  • seminal fluid
  • choler
  • intracellular fluid
  • ink
  • lymph
  • ichor
  • black bile
  • sanies
  • seed
  • milk
  • body fluid
  • ECF
  • succus
  • juice

Antonyms

  • skim milk
  • whole milk
  • take away
  • nonworker

7. humor

noun. ['ˈhjuːmɝ'] (Middle Ages) one of the four fluids in the body whose balance was believed to determine your emotional and physical state.

Synonyms

  • humour

Antonyms

  • cry
  • sarcastic
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