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synonyms for humoring

  • benign
  • compassionate
  • compliant
  • forgiving
  • indulgent
  • sympathetic
  • tolerant
  • allowing
  • amiable
  • assuaging
  • assuasive
  • being big
  • benignant
  • charitable
  • clement
  • complaisant
  • condoning
  • easy
  • easygoing
  • emollient
  • excusing
  • favoring
  • forbearing
  • gentle
  • going easy on
  • good-natured
  • kind
  • kindly
  • letting
  • live with
  • loving
  • merciful
  • mild
  • obliging
  • pampering
  • pardoning
  • permitting
  • soft
  • soft-shell
  • softhearted
  • sparing
  • spoiling
  • tender
  • yielding
  • satisfy
  • satiate
  • nourish
  • pamper
  • tickle
  • entertain
  • spoil
  • pander
  • gratify
  • humor
  • oblige
  • regale
  • pet
  • please
  • cosset
  • yield
  • delight
  • favor
  • foster
  • cater
  • mollycoddle
  • allow
  • baby
  • coddle
  • give in
  • take care of
  • give rein to
  • go along
  • go easy on
  • spoil rotten
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antonyms for humoring

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  • hateful
  • merciless
  • hard
  • intolerant
  • limiting
  • restrictive
  • rigorous
  • severe
  • unhappy
  • unpermissive
  • strict
  • impossible
  • unrelaxed
  • oppressive
  • laborious
  • involved
  • hard
  • difficult
  • complex
  • intolerant
  • trying
  • exhausting
  • uneasy
  • intricate
  • demanding
  • complicated
  • arduous
  • stern
  • unyielding
  • rigid
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How to use humoring in a sentence

The essayist finds humor, absurdity and delight in life’s experiences.
WASHINGTON POST HARDCOVER BESTSELLERSNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
They’re stories that wrap you in charm and good humor, and a sense of the resilience that undergirds Winspear’s tale.
THE INSPIRATION FOR MAISIE DOBBS? JACQUELINE WINSPEAR’S MEMOIR OFFERS CHARMING CLUESZOFIA SMARDZNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
No one has ever accused the marathon gods of not having a sense of humor.
THE NEW YORK CITY MARATHON LIVES ONMARTIN FRITZ HUBERNOVEMBER 3, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
He and his wife — Hillary, also a music teacher — have always embraced the humor of their name.
WHEN YOUR LAST NAME IS FRANKENSTEIN AND IT’S HALLOWEENKELLIE B. GORMLYOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
She has a great sense of humor and makes an excellent Korean tofu rice bowl.
YES, MORE AND MORE YOUNG ADULTS ARE LIVING WITH THEIR PARENTS – BUT IS THAT NECESSARILY BAD?LGBTQ-EDITOROCTOBER 17, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Although much online extremism comes with at least a dash of irony or humor, sometimes delivered in visual memes, it can have the effect of gradually introducing radical ideas to people newly encountering them online.
MICHIGAN KIDNAPPING PLOT, LIKE SO MANY OTHER EXTREMIST CRIMES, FORESHADOWED ON SOCIAL MEDIACRAIG TIMBERG, ISAAC STANLEY-BECKEROCTOBER 8, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Until that moment, our conversations had been brief, but aside from his Turkishness, Ersin’s sense of humor and joie de vivre had piqued my curiosity.
HOW BIKING ACROSS AMERICA FORMED AN UNLIKELY FRIENDSHIPRAFFI JOE WARTANIANOCTOBER 8, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
This takes skill, restraint, and a whole lot of humor, on both sides.
OUR DIFFERENCES DEMAND WE RESTORE THE LOST ART OF DIALOGUE AND DEBATEMARGITA THOMPSONOCTOBER 6, 2020QUARTZ
He also watched YouTube clips—“even The Colbert Show, you could see Jim’s sense of humor,” he says.
JEFF DANIELS ON PLAYING JAMES COMEY AND THE NEED TO TAKE THE 2020 ELECTION ‘SERIOUSLY’RADMARYASEPTEMBER 24, 2020FORTUNE
Crude humor aside, the year has had a lot of unpleasant moments so far.
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WORDS RELATED TO HUMORING

  • accommodating
  • amenable
  • benign
  • biddable
  • charitable
  • clement
  • compassionate
  • compliant
  • condoning
  • deceivable
  • deludable
  • dupable
  • easygoing
  • excusing
  • exploitable
  • fleeceable
  • flexible
  • forbearing
  • forgiving
  • gentle
  • gullible
  • humoring
  • indulgent
  • kindly
  • lax
  • lenient
  • liberal
  • light
  • merciful
  • mild
  • moderate
  • naive
  • pampering
  • pardoning
  • soft
  • spoiling
  • submissive
  • susceptible
  • sympathetic
  • temperate
  • tractable
  • trusting
  • unburdensome
  • unoppressive
  • unsuspicious
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