ill-humor

  • 1 Ill humor — Ill Ill ([i^]l), a. [The regular comparative and superlative are wanting, their places being supplied by worseand worst, from another root.] [OE. ill, ille, Icel. illr; akin to Sw. illa, adv., Dan. ilde, adv.] 1. Contrary to good, in a physical… …

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  • 2 ill humor — n. a disagreeable, cross, or sullen mood or state of mind ill humored adj. ill humoredly adv …

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  • 3 ill humor — index umbrage Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 ill humor — noun an angry and disagreeable mood • Syn: ↑ill humour, ↑distemper • Ant: ↑good humor • Hypernyms: ↑temper, ↑mood, ↑humor, ↑humour …

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  • 5 ill humor — ill′ hu′mor n. a disagreeable or surly mood • Etymology: 1560–70 ill′ hu′mored, adj. ill′ hu′mored•ly, adv. ill′ hu′mored•ness, n …

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  • 6 ill humor — ill humored, adj. ill humoredly, adv. ill humoredness, n. a disagreeable or surly mood. [1560 70] * * * …

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  • 7 ill-humor — n. Fretfulness, peevishness, petulance, testiness, ill temper …

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  • 8 ill humor — n bad mood, temper, huff, tiff, miff, pet, fume, pique, Inf. stew, Archaic. pucker; rage, passion; touchiness, testiness, thin skinnedness, fret fulness, petulance; irritability, curtness, tartness, sharpness; ill temper, irascibility,… …

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  • 9 ill humor — noun a) bad temper b) irritability or surliness Syn: bad mood, bad temper, crankiness, hump, spleen …

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  • 10 ill-humor — Synonyms and related words: Faustianism, argumentativeness, cold comfort, combativeness, contentiousness, disappointment, discontent, discontentedness, discontentment, disgruntlement, disputatiousness, dissatisfaction, dissatisfiedness, divine… …

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  • 11 ill humor — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. moodiness, testiness, irritability; see anger , annoyance 1 , gloom 2 …

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  • 12 ill-humor — bad mood …

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  • 13 Humor — Hu mor, n. [OE. humour, OF. humor, umor, F. humeur, L. humor, umor, moisture, fluid, fr. humere, umere, to be moist. See {Humid}.] [Written also {humour}.] 1. Moisture, especially, the moisture or fluid of animal bodies, as the chyle, lymph,… …

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  • 14 Ill — ([i^]l), a. [The regular comparative and superlative are wanting, their places being supplied by worseand worst, from another root.] [OE. ill, ille, Icel. illr; akin to Sw. illa, adv., Dan. ilde, adv.] 1. Contrary to good, in a physical sense;… …

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  • 15 Ill at ease — Ill Ill ([i^]l), a. [The regular comparative and superlative are wanting, their places being supplied by worseand worst, from another root.] [OE. ill, ille, Icel. illr; akin to Sw. illa, adv., Dan. ilde, adv.] 1. Contrary to good, in a physical… …

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  • 16 Ill blood — Ill Ill ([i^]l), a. [The regular comparative and superlative are wanting, their places being supplied by worseand worst, from another root.] [OE. ill, ille, Icel. illr; akin to Sw. illa, adv., Dan. ilde, adv.] 1. Contrary to good, in a physical… …

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  • 17 Ill breeding — Ill Ill ([i^]l), a. [The regular comparative and superlative are wanting, their places being supplied by worseand worst, from another root.] [OE. ill, ille, Icel. illr; akin to Sw. illa, adv., Dan. ilde, adv.] 1. Contrary to good, in a physical… …

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  • 18 Ill fame — Ill Ill ([i^]l), a. [The regular comparative and superlative are wanting, their places being supplied by worseand worst, from another root.] [OE. ill, ille, Icel. illr; akin to Sw. illa, adv., Dan. ilde, adv.] 1. Contrary to good, in a physical… …

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  • 19 Ill nature — Ill Ill ([i^]l), a. [The regular comparative and superlative are wanting, their places being supplied by worseand worst, from another root.] [OE. ill, ille, Icel. illr; akin to Sw. illa, adv., Dan. ilde, adv.] 1. Contrary to good, in a physical… …

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  • 20 Ill temper — Ill Ill ([i^]l), a. [The regular comparative and superlative are wanting, their places being supplied by worseand worst, from another root.] [OE. ill, ille, Icel. illr; akin to Sw. illa, adv., Dan. ilde, adv.] 1. Contrary to good, in a physical… …

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