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a novel full of humour
They laughed at things she didn't see the humour in.
He made a hopeless attempt at humour.
His colleagues remember him for his humour and loyalty.
Sally is a friendly person with a great sense of humour.
Fred's comments did nothing to improve Jo's humour.
He laughed again, obviously in a good humour.
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American English version of definition of humour
a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
to put on clothes that make you look like someone else, for fun
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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Definition of humour from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.