sense of humor

Definition of sense of humor

  1. :  a personality that gives someone the ability to say funny things and see the funny side of things

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a meaning conveyed or intended :  import, signification

    :  one of a set of meanings a word or phrase may bear especially as segregated in a dictionary entry

    :  the faculty of perceiving by means of sense organs

  1. :  to perceive by the senses (see 1sense 2)

    :  to be or become conscious of

    :  grasp, comprehend

  1. :  a normal functioning bodily semifluid or fluid (as the blood or lymph )

    :  a secretion (as a hormone) that is an excitant of activity

    :  a fluid or juice of an animal or plant

  1. :  to soothe or content (someone) by indulgence :  to comply with the temperment or inclinations of

    :  to adapt oneself to

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