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Humor

Meanings and phrases

humor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the trait of appreciating (and being able to express) the humorous; humour; sense of humor; sense of humour
  2. a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter; wit; humour; witticism; wittiness
  3. a characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling; temper; mood; humour
  4. the quality of being funny; humour
  5. (Middle Ages) one of the four fluids in the body whose balance was believed to determine your emotional and physical state; humour
  6. the liquid parts of the body; liquid body substance; bodily fluid; body fluid; humour

humor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. put into a good mood; humour

aqueous humor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the limpid fluid within the eyeball between the cornea and the lens; aqueous humour

black humor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the juxtaposition of morbid and farcical elements (in writing or drama) to give a disturbing effect; black humour
E.g.
  • Mouminoux's comics often include the theme of war and plenty of black humor.
  • Holes in the plot were filled in with black humor and allegory, influenced by Sergio Leone.
  • The novel holds elements of black humor - a characteristic that Yu Hua typically applies in his other novels such as "To Live."

good humor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a cheerful and agreeable mood; good humour; good temper; amiability
E.g.
  • I apologized, and Rory, with immense good humor said, 'Okay.
  • "Tangent Online" considered it to be "a feel-good tale with good humor and heart".
  • His article in the North American Review is not good humor, and is very bad politics.

ill humor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an angry and disagreeable mood; ill humour; distemper

sense of humor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the trait of appreciating (and being able to express) the humorous; humor; humour; sense of humour
E.g.
  • The picture's chief virtue is its sense of humor."
  • Snyder was also known for his wry sense of humor.
  • I have a sense of humor; why don't you show that?

vitreous humor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the clear colorless transparent jelly that fills the posterior chamber of the eyeball; vitreous humour; vitreous body

humor magazine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • While at MIT, he was editor of "VooDoo", the student humor magazine.
  • Kutty also contributed to Shankar's Weekly, a humor magazine launched in 1948.
  • Branscum is featured in issue #2 of print humor magazine The American Bystander.

dark humor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There were hints of adult and dark humor in the children's show.
  • But I also wanted to have a lot of dark humor sprinkled throughout.
  • He also appears to take influences from female wrestlers and warriors along with using dark humor and ero guro themed humor.
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