good-humoredness
noun see good-humored

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • good-humoredness — good hu·mored·ness …   English syllables

  • good-humoredness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good temperedness, ↑good humouredness, ↑good naturedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured (for: ↑good naturedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-humoredness — See good humoredly. * * * …   Universalium

  • good-humored — good humoredly, adv. good humoredness, n. /good hyooh meuhrd/ or, often, / yooh /, adj. having or showing a pleasant, amiable mood: a good humored man; a good humored remark. Also, esp. Brit., good humoured. [1655 65] Syn. sunny, cheerful,… …   Universalium

  • good-naturedness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good temperedness, ↑good humoredness, ↑good humouredness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured, ↑good humoured (for: ↑go …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-humouredness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good temperedness, ↑good humoredness, ↑good naturedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured (for: ↑good naturedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-temperedness — noun a cheerful willingness to be obliging • Syn: ↑good humoredness, ↑good humouredness, ↑good naturedness • Derivationally related forms: ↑good natured (for: ↑good naturedness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-humored — adjective disposed to please an amiable villain with a cocky sidelong grin Hal Hinson • Syn: ↑amiable, ↑good humoured • Similar to: ↑good natured • Derivationally related forms: ↑good humouredness …   Useful english dictionary

  • good-humored — adjective Date: 1662 good natured, cheerful • good humoredly adverb • good humoredness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cheerfulness — noun 1. the quality of being cheerful and dispelling gloom (Freq. 1) flowers added a note of cheerfulness to the drab room • Syn: ↑cheer, ↑sunniness, ↑sunshine • Ant: ↑uncheerfulness …   Useful english dictionary

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