humorsome

  • 1Humorsome — Hu mor*some, a. 1. Moody; whimsical; capricious. Hawthorne. [1913 Webster] The commons do not abet humorsome, factious arms. Burke. [1913 Webster] 2. Jocose; witty; humorous. Swift. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2humorsome — index restive, volatile Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3humorsome — a. 1. Petulant, peevish, snappish, waspish, crusty, captious, perverse, wayward, cross grained. 2. Capricious, whimsical, fanciful, fitful, fantastic, odd …

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  • 4humorsome — hu·mor·some …

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  • 5humorsome — mə(r)səm adjective : full of humors : whimsical …

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  • 6moody — a. 1. Humorsome, capricious, variable. 2. Angry, petulant, irritable, irascible, passionate, snappish, pettish, sour, crusty, crabbed, waspish, captious, snarling, peevish, testy, fretful, ill tempered, out of humor, out of temper. 3. Sullen,… …

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  • 7Humorsomeness — Hu mor*some*ness, n. Quality of being humorsome. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 8Vaporish — Va por*ish, a. 1. Full of vapors; vaporous. [1913 Webster] 2. Hypochondriacal; affected by hysterics; splenetic; peevish; humorsome. [1913 Webster] Pallas grew vap rish once and odd. Pope. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9restive — I adjective averse, balking, balky, cantankerous, contumacious, crossgrained, crotchety, deaf to reason, demurring, difficult, discontented, disinclined, disobedient, exceptious, excitable, excited, fidgety, fractious, fretful, grumpy, headstrong …

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  • 10volatile — I adjective active, animated, brief, brisk, buoyant, capricious, changeable, cometary, deciduous, desultory, effervescent, elastic, elusive, ephemeral, erratic, evanescent, evaporable, excitable, explosive, fickle, fleeting, flighty, full of… …

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  • 11Attic — Synonyms and related words: Ciceronian, aesthetic, artistic, biting, brilliant, chaste, choice, classic, classical, clear, clever, common, commonplace, direct, droll, easy, elegant, everyday, excellent, facetious, finished, funny, garden, garden… …

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  • 12arbitrary — Synonyms and related words: absolute, absolutist, absolutistic, aristocratic, arrogant, autarchic, authoritarian, authoritative, autocratic, autonomous, bossy, capricious, careless, chance, chancy, cranky, crotchety, despotic, dictatorial,… …

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  • 13biting — Synonyms and related words: Attic, Siberian, acerb, acerbate, acerbic, acid, acidic, acidulent, acidulous, acrid, acrimonious, acute, afflictive, agonizing, algid, arctic, asperous, astringent, atrocious, below zero, bitter, bitterly cold, bleak …

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  • 14brilliant — Synonyms and related words: Attic, Daedalian, able, accomplished, adept, adroit, apt, artistic, authoritative, beaming, beautiful, bedazzling, biting, blinding, blooming, brainy, bravura, bright, bright and shining, bright hued, brim, brink,… …

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  • 15capricious — Synonyms and related words: adrift, afloat, agnostic, aimless, alternating, ambiguous, ambitendent, ambivalent, amorphous, arbitrary, at loose ends, brittle, broken, careening, careless, casual, catchy, chancy, changeable, changeful, changing,… …

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  • 16clever — Synonyms and related words: Attic, Daedalian, Machiavellian, Machiavellic, able, acute, adept, adroit, agile, alert, all around, amusing, apt, arch, artful, artistic, astute, authoritative, biting, brainy, bravura, bright, brilliant, cagey, canny …

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  • 17cranky — Synonyms and related words: abnormal, anomalous, antagonistic, antipathetic, arbitrary, at cross purposes, at loggerheads, at odds, at variance, at war, bearish, beefing, bellyaching, bitching, bitchy, breakaway, cankered, cantankerous,… …

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  • 18crotchety — Synonyms and related words: abnormal, anomalous, antagonistic, antipathetic, arbitrary, bearish, breakaway, cankered, capricious, clashing, conflicting, contradicting, contradictory, counteractant, counteracting, counteractive, countervailing,… …

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  • 19droll — Synonyms and related words: Attic, absurd, amusing, biting, bizarre, brilliant, clever, comedian, comic, comical, eccentric, facetious, farcical, funny, funnyman, hilarious, humorous, humorsome, incongruous, jester, jesting, jocose, jocular,… …

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  • 20facetious — Synonyms and related words: Attic, biting, blithe, brilliant, clever, comic, comical, droll, funny, humorous, humorsome, jesting, jocose, jocular, jocund, joking, joky, jolly, joshing, jovial, keen, keen witted, laughable, ludicrous, merry,… …

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