Part of speech:
A light dramatic work in which highly improbable plot situations, exaggerated characters, and often slapstick elements are used for humorous effect.
The definition of oblige is to compel, force or obligate someone to do something by force, or to do as someone wishes, or to be indebted to someone.
Something humorous, funny or comical.
Jollity; noisy mirth
The ability to appreciate comedy
A getting rid of something
Calmness of mind or emotions; composure:
To become unfit for use or consumption, as from decay. Used especially of perishables, such as food.
To come to terms with; to adapt to the demands of.
An amusing story.
Joking; humorous; full of fun
The definition of cater means to prepare and serve food for a gathering.
The definition of provoke is to push something to happen, or to annoy.
To become angry:
To put into a rage; infuriate.
To answer or discharge (a claim, debt, legal demand, etc.); to give compensation for.
Without expression or show of emotion; blank(ly)
The definition of farcical is a comedy act or a situation that is improbable or exaggerated to the point of being ridiculous.
Causing laughter; laughable; amusing; humorous
The definition of humorous is funny or comical.
Capable of laughing or inclined to laugh.
Scornfully or cynically mocking:
Meant or expressed ironically or facetiously.
Characteristic of or resembling a wag; jocular or witty.
The definition of whimsical is playful or out of the ordinary.
Funny in an understated, sarcastic, or ironic way:
The definition of badinage is fun, light-hearted teasing.
Good-humored, playful, or teasing conversation.
The definition of a caprice is a sudden or impulsive change.
The writing, acting, or theoretical principles of this kind of drama
The use of such a term or terms; ambiguity
A liquid in the body
Any action, practice, or thing, toward which one is inclined
The definition of irony is the use of words where the meaning is the opposite of their usual meaning or what is expected to happen.
(Countable) A jocose utterance.
(Rare) Lightness of weight; buoyancy
Lack of appropriate seriousness; levity.
Merriment is defined as fun, gaiety and enjoyable or festive activities and interactions.
A particular state of mind or emotion:
The totality of behavioral traits that are peculiar to a specific nonhuman animal:
Something said or done to win the favor of another
A polite social utterance; a civility:
A literary work in which vices, follies, abuses, etc. are held up to ridicule and contempt
Excessive irritability or sensitiveness:
A droll remark or act.
Arbitrary thought or impulse:
The natural ability to perceive and understand; intelligence.
To say or utter in temporizing.
A type of bit having such a chain or strap
Control obtained by enforcing compliance or order:
The genre made up of such works.
The art or profession of writing, acting in, or producing plays
A mood disorder characterized by an inability to experience pleasure, difficulty in concentrating, disturbance of sleep and appetite, and feelings of sadness, guilt, and helplessness.
The natural color, texture, and appearance of the skin, especially of the face.
A kind or sort:
State of mind.
An inclination or tendency of a specified kind:
A particular turn of mind:
(--- Archaic) Estimation or opinion of something, especially when favorable.
(Physiology) The electrochemical transmission of a signal along a nerve fiber that produces an excitatory or inhibitory response at a target tissue, such as a muscle or another nerve.
A vague thought
An odd, whimsical, or freakish idea or notion; oddity; caprice
An unusual, unexpected, or fanciful idea; a whim.
A person's customary manner of emotional response
(Anatomy) Alternative spelling of aqueous humour.
The gelatinous substance that fills the chamber of the eye between the retina and the lens.
Humour is the British spelling of the word humor, which is defined as the quality that makes people laugh.
the liquid parts of the body
Attributive form of bodily fluid
A natural bodily fluid or secretion of fluid such as blood, semen, or saliva.
A teasing act or remark
The act of telling or engaging in jokes.
Salt is sodium chloride, a white crystal found in sea water which is used for preserving and seasoning food.
The quality of being whimsical
A cheerful, agreeable, pleasant mood
The ability to appreciate comedy
To be agreeable; give pleasure; satisfy
To cook in water just below the boiling point:
To stop from being angry; appease; pacify; mollify
To make less harsh, strident, or critical:
An entertaining or being entertained
The definition of fun is something that brings pleasure, joy or playfulness.
The definition of happiness is the state of joy, peace and tranquility.
(Law) To help; aid
(Intransitive) To have someone over at one's home for a party or visit.
- Baby suggests the sort of pampering and devoted care lavished on infants and connotes a potential loss of self-reliance because he was sickly, his mother continued to baby him
- Spoil emphasizes the harm done to the personality or character by overindulgence or excessive attention grandparents often spoil children
- Pamper implies overindulgence or excessive gratification
- Indulge implies a yielding to the wishes or desires of oneself or another, as because of a weak will or an amiable nature
- Humor suggests compliance with the mood or whim of another they humored the dying man
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