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Synonyms for humorousˈhyu mər əs; often ˈyu-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. humorous, humourous(adj)

    full of or characterized by humor

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

    humourous, humorous

    po-faced, unhumorous, sobersided, unfunny, humorless, humourless


  1. humorous(adjective)

    amusing, funny, jocular, witty

  2. humorous(adjective)

    Full of humor or arousing laughter; funny.

    witty, amusing, jocular, funny

  3. humorous(adjective)

    Showing humor; witty, jocular.

    amusing, jocular, witty, funny

  4. humorous(adjective)

    Damp or watery.

    witty, amusing, funny, jocular

  5. humorous(adjective)

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

    witty, funny, jocular, amusing

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. humorous(a.)

    facetious, jocular, jocose, droll, funny, sportive, comical, witty, pleasant

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

humor, humour, comic, funny

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