SYNONYMS FOR humorous
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OTHER WORDS FROM humoroushu·mor·ous·ly, adverbhu·mor·ous·ness, noun
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His trip to a Taco Bell on Monday was initially meant to be just a darkly humorous lunch option.Robbed at a Taco Bell 19 years ago, man surprises current employees with a holiday bonus|Marisa Iati|December 17, 2020|Washington Post
The eagle-eyed West Virginia native is a humorous speaker, and there is nothing shy about the man who rose to become brigadier general.Chuck Yeager has died at 97, but the legacy of his record-breaking flight lives on|Rob Verger|December 8, 2020|Popular Science
You may even twist the knife by adding a friendly, open smile, as if to indicate how humorous it is that anyone could draw such a conclusion.Hints From Heloise: Saving face in cases of mistaken identity|Heloise Heloise|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
To “get” a joke or humorous situation, you need to be able to see the lighter side of things.Laughing Is Good For Your Mind And Your Body – Here’s What The Research Shows|LGBTQ-Editor|November 23, 2020|No Straight News
That means the agency has gone back to its previously created ads and cut out scenes of people in elevators or ride-sharing together or person-to-person delivery as well as changed the voiceover to be less humorous.Nobody in elevators, fewer gag lines: How an agency is remaking its ads to fit the coronavirus era|Kristina Monllos|July 28, 2020|Digiday
Writing about the experience, humorously, left him a favorite amongst both prisoners and their guards, an odd situation.
And here she is humorously reaffirming them as only she could in a farewell parliamentary debate.
At the end of the show, the two humorously announced that they were going to host their own talk show together.‘Ebony’ Cover With NeNe Leakes Unleashes a Firestorm of Criticism|Karu F. Daniels|November 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Used as a humorously exaggerated formula of politeness when refusing food.Wunnerfitz! Sollybuster! The Fun of the Dictionary of American Regional English|Ammon Shea|April 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Of course, this requires knowing what one values, one expert humorously points out.
This trait in the man of the Midi is one that Daudet has brought out humorously in the Tartarin books.Frdric Mistral|Charles Alfred Downer
I never had supposed him humorously vindictive; he was, and his apparently innocent mistakes almost turned my hair gray.
He turned half humorously towards the stenographer: "I fancy you understood long before Mr. Gilland did."
"Sure, she means to have her way with us as well as with Walter Butler," he said humorously.The Reckoning|Robert W. Chambers
Bliss especially suggested and emphasized a "humorous work—that is to say, a work humorously inclined."Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine