Translation of humorous in Spanish:


humorístico, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈ(h)jumərəs//ˈhjuːm(ə)rəs/


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    (speech/novel/play) humorístico
    (situation) divertido
    (situation) cómico
    (situation) gracioso
    the remark was not intended to be humorous el comentario no pretendía ser gracioso
    • My initial thoughts were to write this story in a dark, humorous way to ensure entertaining reading.
    • When he eventually got to his feet, he was witty enough to see the humorous side of his experimentation.
    • A sluggish middle leads to a humorous and ironic ending as the dancers swap their threadbare garb for sequinned hipsters.
    • There seems to be an unwritten law that football songs should be comic or humorous, or at least not too serious.
    • His unique style with witty delivery and humorous asides kept the show humming along.
    • The Web site also contains hilarious photos, humorous comics and cartoon strips.
    • He entertained guests at the official luncheon with humorous tales during his time as editor.
    • It seemed she liked to make comical connections to things that weren't so humorous.
    • McCann's mother is schizophrenic, and his accounts of his mother's antics are both humorous and tragic.
    • You can tell a judge is popular when an usher at his court fashions a humorous painting of him enjoying his favourite pastime of gardening.
    • Just make a light and humorous story that is witty and clever enough to sell well.
    • This humorous play has a serious undercurrent and will give audiences as much food for thought as it does laughs.
    • Simon has a way of pumping out humorous dialogue that is both intelligent and witty.
    • Funny how puns seem more humorous too early in the morning with a lack of stimulants in your system.
    • And despite their boring reputation, they read more humorous books than any other profession.
    • Some of the humorous incidents described in the book are incisively hilarious.
    • A dancer of unusual physical wit and sharp comic timing, his own works are frequently humorous in style.
    • This humorous and historically accurate account was extremely well received.
    • If they ever did come to earth, they would probably attempt to live among us with vaguely humorous results.
    • The players freely adjusted their lines, as well as their costumes and props, for humorous effect.