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synonyms for humor
- high spirits
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How to use humor in a sentence
This whole school from home thing is hard, I need some humor.
As a child, I’d often join her at the polls and observe how she and her rival ward leader from the opposing party would joust politically, with good humor and care for each other and the community personally.Departure from convention—mom, baseball, the postal worker, and patriotism | jakemeth | August 19, 2020 | Fortune
There’s a lot of art and music, and a lot of humor subgenres that are kind of similar to Alt TikTok.A guide to the TikTokish apps that want to be the next TikTok | Abby Ohlheiser | August 6, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
The Texas native with a wry sense of humor says she’s partial to mixing science and music.
A humor laden 140 characters or less tweet can lead to massive exposure on Twitter, an achievement that would take other forms of advertising, very large budgets to achieve.How to plan your social media strategy for any business | Sumeet Anand | June 24, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
This is comedy based on a cold humor, detached, euphemistic, devoid of any generosity.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President | Pierre Assouline | January 9, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
There was poop humor—literally—when Valerie's house becomes flooded with fecal matter after a pipe bursts.‘The Comeback’ Finale: Give Lisa Kudrow All of the Awards | Kevin Fallon | December 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Under the Sun King, such humor—and the laughter associated with it—was seen as more suitable for the masses.
As ever, Jon Stewart and The Daily Show crew encouraged us to find some humor alongside the horror and the shame.Jon Stewart Laughs to Keep From Vomiting at the CIA Report | Jack Holmes, The Daily Beast Video | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Some cuts, a few slight character changes, an idea or two about putting some humor into the script.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days | David Freeman | December 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I was a little riled at first myself, but the second and last lady who came out put me in excellent humor.Glances at Europe | Horace Greeley
The gray eyes, once flashing with the light of kindly humor, now softened with sympathy, now glowed with pity.
He was judge of the admiralty court of Pennsylvania; his writings abound with wit, humor and satire.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
When Tim hesitates he loses his temper as a sensible man should lose it—he buries it, and his indomitable good humor wins.
He paused, and to illustrate the imperious humor of the Scot, he waved his fingers and a red wrister at me.
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