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  Definition of humor
  1. the trait of appreciating (and being able to express) the humorous; "she didn''t appreciate my humor"; "you can''t survive in the army without a sense of humor"
  2. the quality of being funny; "I fail to see the humor in it"
  3. the liquid parts of the body
  4. (Middle Ages) one of the four fluids in the body whose balance was believed to determine your emotional and physical state; "the humors are blood and phlegm and yellow and black bile"
  5. a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter
  6. a characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling; "whether he praised or cursed me depended on his temper at the time"; "he was in a bad humor"
  7. put into a good mood
Similar Words: humour, sense of humor, sense of humour, liquid body substance, bodily fluid, body fluid, wit, witticism, wittiness, temper, mood

 

Hyponyms: aqueous humor, aqueous humour, vitreous humor, vitreous humour, vitreous body, endolymph, perilymph, extracellular fluid, ECF, intracellular fluid, juice, succus, karyolymph, milk, amniotic fluid, amnionic fluid, waters, blood, serum, blood serum, chyle, lymph, semen, seed, seminal fluid, ejaculate, cum, ink, secretion, black bile, melancholy, yellow bile, choler, phlegm, sputum, lochia, pus, purulence, suppuration, ichor, sanies, festering, spinal fluid, cerebrospinal fluid, jeu d'esprit, bon mot, mot, pungency, bite, sarcasm, irony, satire, caustic remark, repartee, joke, gag, laugh, jest, jape, caricature, imitation, impersonation, cartoon, sketch, fun, play, sport, ribaldry, topper, sulk, sulkiness, good humor, good humour, good temper, amiability, ill humor, ill humour, distemper

 

Derivational Morphology: humour, temper, mood, indulgence, indulging, pampering, humoring

 

Language Translations:
Bulgarian: хумор   Dutch: humor  
French: humour   German: Humor  
Hungarian: humor   Indonesian: humor, lelucon  
Interlingua: humor   Italian: humour  
Norwegian: humor   Polish: humor  
Portuguese: humor   Russian: юмор  
 
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