humor

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈhjuːmər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈhyumɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(hyo̅o̅mər or, often, yo̅o̅-)


WordReference English Collocations © 2020

humor

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. has [a great, an interesting] sense of humor
  2. oh, come on, have a sense of humor!
  3. don't you have a sense of humor?
  4. where's your sense of humor?
  5. don't [get, understand] her sense of humor
  6. couldn't find any humor in the [story, situation, incident]
  7. just isn't my [type, kind] of humor
  8. [dark, political, bathroom, wry] humor
  9. humor and [satire, jokes]
  10. it was all in good humor
  11. he's in a [good, sulky] humor (today)
v
  1. humor the [audience, students, viewers, children, boss]
  2. humor your [family, friends, coworkers]
  3. humored them to [keep, make, help, get]
  4. humored them by [telling, making, doing]
  5. humored my [curiosity, interest]
  6. (please) humor me!
  7. [don't, please, just] try to humor me
'humor' also found in these entries:
Advertisements
Advertisements

Report an inappropriate ad.