good humor


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good′ hu′mor


n.
a cheerful or amiable mood.
[1610–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.good humor - a cheerful and agreeable moodgood humor - a cheerful and agreeable mood  
humour, mood, temper, humor - a characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling; "whether he praised or cursed me depended on his temper at the time"; "he was in a bad humor"
jolliness, jollity, joviality - feeling jolly and jovial and full of good humor
ill humor, ill humour, distemper - an angry and disagreeable mood
References in classic literature ?
Never did rival lawyers, after a wrangle at the bar, meet with more social good humor at a circuit dinner.
At the present season, too, all parties were in good humor.
they were not in a very good humor because they had been arguing .
In 1987, he became the rector of Grace Episcopal Church in Princess Anne, Maryland, where "his political proclivities found their way into his sermons" but were forgiven even by his conservative parishioners because of his good humor.
Tharp's work showcased the fine dancing and good humor of the corps, especially Karol Cruz, Kiyon Gaines, Taurean Green, and Josh Spell.
The inventive gadgetry, various fights, and even a seance, along with lots of good humor thrown in, make this totally enjoyable.
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Now here comes Malcolm Bilson, an enthusiastic revolutionary who will challenge many maxims you have come to accept as gospel--and he does so with such convincing sense and good humor that you enjoy being provoked.
First there was the Good Humor Bar, a smooth block of vanilla ice cream coated with a crisp layer of chocolate.
Our deliberations have been enriched by his keen insights, his good humor, and his lively mind.
But when she had the good humor to attend the annual Razzie Awards show--something very few "honorees" have ever done--to claim her Worst Actress trophy for Catwoman, our adoration knew no bounds.
We're all about good humor, but comments that stereotype just aren't funny.