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

How to pronounce humorous ?

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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. Jean Lee:

    They're very humorous and fun to watch, these new economic scenes.

  2. W. Somerset Maugham:

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

  3. B. J. Gupta:

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

  4. Joe Crecca:

    We would pass humorous things through the wall, you knew you succeeded when you could hear the guy on the other side laughing.

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of humorous

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