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humorous

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  • hyo͞o'mərəs, IPA: /ˈhjuːmərəs/, /"hju:m@r@s/

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  1. Full of humor or arousing laughter; funny.
    The waiters were so humorous - one even did a backflip for us, when we asked him.
  2. Showing humor; witty, jocular.
  3. (obsolete) Damp or watery.

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