hu·mor·ous /ˈhjumrəs, ˈjum, ˈhjumə, ˈju-/
1. Moist; humid; watery. [Obs.]
All founts wells, all deeps humorous. --Chapman.
2. Subject to be governed by humor or caprice; irregular; capricious; whimsical.
Rough as a storm and humorous as the wind. --Dryden.
3. Full of humor; jocular; exciting laughter; playful; as, a humorous story or author; a humorous aspect.
Syn: -- Jocose; facetious; witty; pleasant; merry.
adj : full of or characterized by humor; "humorous stories";
"humorous cartoons"; "in a humorous vein" [syn: humourous]