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Synonyms for humour
ˈhyu mərhu·mour

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Wiktionary

  1. humournoun

    One's state of mind or disposition; one's mood.

    Synonyms:
    mood

  2. humournoun

    Synonyms:
    bodily fluid

  3. humournoun

    Synonyms:
    wit, comedy, witticism

Princeton's WordNet

  1. temper, mood, humor, humournoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    liquid body substance, temper, modality, sense of humour, climate, irritability, surliness, biliousness, mode, mood, peevishness, pique, humor, pettishness, wittiness, body fluid, irritation, sense of humor, wit, bodily fluid, snappishness, toughness, witticism

  2. wit, humor, humour, witticism, wittinessnoun

    a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter

    Synonyms:
    liquid body substance, temper, sense of humour, brain, learning ability, mental capacity, mood, brainpower, humor, wittiness, body fluid, mentality, sense of humor, witticism, bodily fluid, card, wag, wit

  3. humor, humournoun

    (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"

    Synonyms:
    temper, body fluid, sense of humor, witticism, liquid body substance, wit, sense of humour, bodily fluid, humor, wittiness, mood

  4. liquid body substance, bodily fluid, body fluid, humor, humournoun

    the liquid parts of the body

    Synonyms:
    temper, wittiness, sense of humor, witticism, sense of humour, wit, body fluid, humor, bodily fluid, liquid body substance, mood

  5. humor, humournoun

    the quality of being funny

    "I fail to see the humor in it"

    Synonyms:
    temper, body fluid, sense of humor, witticism, liquid body substance, wit, sense of humour, bodily fluid, humor, wittiness, mood

  6. humor, humour, sense of humor, sense of humourverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    temper, body fluid, sense of humor, witticism, liquid body substance, wit, sense of humour, bodily fluid, humor, wittiness, mood

  7. humor, humourverb

    put into a good mood

    Synonyms:
    humor

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "humour":

    humor, mood, humorous, comedy, joke, wit

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How to use humour in a sentence?

  1. Tom Carter:

    Whilst this damage may have been perpetrated for humour or some other reason, the actions that have been taken are unacceptable, the Long Man of Wilmington is protected by law as a Scheduled Ancient Monument for its historical significance.

  2. Katerina Brudnaya-Chelyadinova:

    It's cool content, it's easy to produce, it's full of humour and it helps to distract you when you look at those works.

  3. Montaigne:

    Books are pleasant, but if by being over-studious we impair our health and spoil our good humour, two of the best things we have, let us give it over. I, for my part, am one of those who think no fruit derived from them can recompense so great a loss.

  4. Ibrahim Yoruk:

    You can't do humour by insulting the faith of the people, Penguen. You should realise this.

  5. Musician Peter Framptonalso:

    Rest in peace Cloris Leachman you will always inhabit my sense of humour, thank you.

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