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humor

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humor(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (emotional state)
a. mood
Mi esposa está embarazada y sus cambios de humor me están volviendo loco.My wife is pregnant and her mood swings are driving me crazy.
2. (comic quality)
a. humor
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Desafortunadamente, no tenemos el mismo sentido de humor.Unfortunately, we don't have the same sense of humor.
b. humour (United Kingdom)
El humor negro satiriza temas serios como la muerte.Black humour satirizes serious matters like death.
3. (medicine)
a. humor
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El humor vítreo es un gel claro que se encuentra entre la lente y la retina del ojo.The vitreous humor is a clear gel which is found between the lens and the retina of the eye.
b. humour (United Kingdom)
Hay cuatro humores en el cuerpo humano: sangre, flema, bilis amarilla y bilis negra.There are four humours in the human body: blood, phlegm, yellow bile, and black bile.
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humor
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (estado de ánimo)
a. mood
2. (carácter)
a. temperament
estar de buen/mal humorto be in a good/bad mood
estar de un humor de perrosto be in a filthy mood
3. (gracia)
a. humor
un programa de humora comedy program
no tiene sentido del humorshe doesn't have a sense of humor
en vez de enfadarme, me lo tomé con humorrather than get upset, I just laughed it off
humor negroblack humor
4. (ganas)
a. mood
no estoy de humorI'm not in the mood
no está de humor para ponerse a cocinarshe doesn't feel like cooking
5. (anatomy)
a. humor
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humor
1 (estado de ánimo) mood; humour; humor; (EEUU) temper
buen humor good humour; good mood; en un tono de mal humor in an ill-tempered tone; estar de buen/mal humor to be in a good/bad mood; be in a good/bad temper; me pone de mal humor it puts me in a bad mood; no tengo humor para fiestas I'm not in a party mood; seguir el humor a algn to humour sb; go along with sb's mood
un humor de perros a filthy mood o temper
2 (gracia) humour; humor; (EEUU) humorousness (formal)
humor negro black humour
humor
(Med) (Biología) humour; humor; (EEUU)
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