What does humorous mean?

Definitions for humorous
ˈhyu mər əs; often ˈyu-hu·mor·ous

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word humorous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. humorous, humourous(adj)

    full of or characterized by humor

    "humorous stories"; "humorous cartoons"; "in a humorous vein"

Wiktionary

  1. humorous(Adjective)

    Full of humor or arousing laughter; funny.

    The waiters were so humorous - one even did a backflip for us, when we asked him.

  2. humorous(Adjective)

    Showing humor; witty, jocular.

  3. humorous(Adjective)

    Damp or watery.

  4. humorous(Adjective)

    Dependent on or caused by one's humour or mood; capricious, whimsical.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Humorous(adj)

    moist; humid; watery

  2. Humorous(adj)

    subject to be governed by humor or caprice; irregular; capricious; whimsical

  3. Humorous(adj)

    full of humor; jocular; exciting laughter; playful; as, a humorous story or author; a humorous aspect

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How to say humorous in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of humorous in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of humorous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of humorous in a Sentence

  1. Elizabeth Warren.Julie Cetrone:

    Some of the stuff he says, when he's saying it, and I'm watching on TV, I spit my water out, i can't help but laugh. It's humorous. Some of the things -- not a lot -- but some of the things he's said, I've thought of saying, but I never would do it. I guess I give him credit for sticking with whatever he believes in. But he needs to use a filter way more.

  2. B. J. Gupta:

    In order to find a good quotation in a dictionary of humorous quotations, I didn't leave any stone unturned.

  3. David Riesman:

    America is not only big and rich, it is mysterious and its capacity for the humorous or ironical concealment of its interests matches that of the legendary inscrutable Chinese.

  4. W. Somerset Maugham:

    I can imagine no more comfortable frame of mind for the conduct of life than a humorous resignation.

  5. Reilly Flaherty:

    I think what people are finding that this is a pretty humorous, quintessential New York story of this person who goes 50% with trying to have a nice deed but ends up coming off with an asterisk at the end.

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