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ill humor

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noun
a disagreeable or surly mood.
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Origin of ill humor

First recorded in 1560–70

OTHER WORDS FROM ill humor

ill-humored, adjectiveill-hu·mored·ly, adverbill-hu·mored·ness, noun
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