humour

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humour is part of the Basic English 850.

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
humour

Plural
humours

  1. (uncountable) Humour is ideas that make people laugh: jokes, funny things.
    I like the stories she tells because they're full of humour.

Verb[change]

Plain form
humour

Third-person singular
humours

Past tense
humoured

Past participle
humoured

Present participle
humouring

  1. (transitive) To humour someone is to agree with them only to make the them happy.