a : full of or characterized by humor : funny
b : indicating or expressive of a sense of humor
— hu·mor·ous·ly adverb
— hu·mor·ous·ness noun
Examples of HUMOROUS
- The book is very humorous.
- <the humorous moments in an otherwise somber affair>
First Known Use of HUMOROUS
Related to HUMOROUS
- antic, chucklesome, comedic, comic, comical, droll, farcical, hilarious, humoristic, funny, hysterical (also hysteric), killing, laughable, ludicrous, ridiculous, riotous, risible, screaming, sidesplitting, uproarious
- humorless, lame, unamusing, uncomic, unfunny, unhumorous, unhysterical
See Synonym Discussion at witty
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