Synonyms & Antonyms : Humor





Humor



( Noun )


He wrote a story full of
humor.

Synonyms:

Wit

Fun

Comedy

Factiousness

Amusement

Jocularity

Pleasantry

Contextual Examples:

He showed a great deal of
wit of handling the delicate situation.

I’m teaching myself to cook, just for
fun.

We are so happy with the
drollery of the game that we play it every night.

There is a time for work and a time for
amusement.

He is popular for his
jocularity in the company of his friends.

They exchanged
pleasantries for a few minutes before saying goodbye.



Antonyms:

Solemnity

Gravity

Sobriety

Seriousness

Contextual Examples:

We have to honor the
solemnity of the occasion. Reserve your nice jokes for some other time.

It took us some time to let him wake to the
gravity of the situation.

This topic needs an atmosphere of
sobriety for a healthy discussion.

The politician realized the seriousness with which the matter needed to be pursued.




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