Examples of humorless in a Sentence
humorless people who can't see the lighter side of life
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Cecsarini’s Cecil is tired and dour, a humorless apparatchik who pulls strings.
Still, in Eisa Davis’s terrific performance, a character who might seem a humorless, civics-spouting Ms. Deeds instead comes across as one of those politicians, like Elizabeth Warren, who makes superiority feel almost glamorous.
Morally vacant, humorless, and stretched to fill two hours by long quasi-liturgical rituals that require audience participation, Mankind merely wink-winks at important issues.
Belichick is Darth Vader in a hoodie, a humorless scold with a death stare more powerful than the First Order’s Starkiller Base planet destroyer.
On the other hand, Hanks' Hanratty is a dour, humorless divorcee who gets his clothes cleaned at the Laundromat, has no family or social life and takes himself way too seriously.
Throughout, the detective is his usual reserved, nearly humorless, pipe-smoking self, gifted at gazing at human interactions with a cool eye and a keen mind.
Once again the humorless Swedes have chosen a writer of migraines for the Nobel Prize in literature, an author of twilight meditations on time and memory and mortality and cold toast by loners looking at bad wallpaper.
The show stealer turns out to be a deadpan Andre Braugher, playing the squad’s gay, black captain as an admirable but humorless father figure.
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