Definition of Humorous. Meaning of Humorous. Synonyms of Humorous

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Definition of Humorous

Humorous
Humorous Hu"mor*ous, a. [Cf. L. humorosus, umorosus, moist. See Humor.] 1. Moist; humid; watery. [Obs.] All founts wells, all deeps humorous. --Chapman. 2. Subject to be governed by humor or caprice; irregular; capricious; whimsical. --Hawthorne. Rough as a storm and humorous as the wind. --Dryden. 3. Full of humor; jocular; exciting laughter; playful; as, a humorous story or author; a humorous aspect. Syn: Jocose; facetious; witty; pleasant; merry.

Meaning of Humorous from wikipedia

- decided by personal taste, the extent to which a person finds something humorous depends on a host of variables, including geographical location, culture...
- countries use the International System of Units (SI). In contrast, the humorous furlong/firkin/fortnight system of units of measurement draws attention...
- He referred humorously to his lack of success at mining, turning to journalism for the Virginia City Territorial Enterprise. His humorous story, "The...
- Humorous Interpretation (often shortened to "Humorous Interp", "HI", or simply "Humor") is an event in competitive middle and high school forensics leagues...
- Humorous To Bees is a studio album from Atlanta-based folk-rock act Little Tybee released on April 5, 2011 by Paper Garden Records. The album was the group's...
- Humorous Phases of Funny Faces is a 1906 short silent animated cartoon directed by James Stuart Blackton and generally regarded by film historians as the...
- tastes. Such objects are sometimes appreciated in a knowingly ironic or humorous way. The word was first applied to artwork that was a response to certain...
- Line", "Ring of Fire", "Get Rhythm", and "Man in Black". He also recorded humorous numbers like "One Piece at a Time" and "A Boy Named Sue"; a duet with his...
- "directors could only think of me as Rainbow's Geoffrey". Hayes starred in a humorous television advert about investing money, making fun of his fall from the...
- of narrative fiction (or semi-fiction) intended to be more serious than humorous in tone. Drama of this kind is usually qualified with additional terms...
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