Humorous and Witty


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Humorous adjective – Causing or intended to cause laughter.
Usage example: “most humorous costume” went to the girl dressed as Little Bo Peep

Witty is a synonym for humorous in amusing topic. In some cases you can use "Witty" instead an adjective "Humorous", when it comes to topics like funny, jocular, joking, laughter. popular alternative
Nearby Words: humor, humoring, humour, humored, humorist
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Witty adjective – Given to or marked by mature intelligent humor.
Usage example: he's well-known for his witty retorts

Humorous is a synonym for witty in amusing topic. You can use "Humorous" instead an adjective "Witty", if it concerns topics such as jocular, joking, laughter, funny and clever. popular alternative
Nearby Words: wit, witting, witticism, wittily, wittingly
Synonyms for Witty

Things that words describes

manner humorous manner witty manner
character humorous character witty character
play humorous play witty play
style humorous style witty style
Other nouns: line, way, commentary, comment, conversation, dialogue, banter, parody, lines, lyrics, stories, references, remarks, comments, descriptions, asides.

Both words in one sentence

  • Dialogue is very humorous and witty, yet the story itself is rather serious.
  • It's both serious and humorous; the dialogue is witty, and some moments will send you into fits of laughter from the sheer absurdity of them.
  • Echo in the Greek Myths was initially a funny, witty, spirited nymph known for her entertaining and humorous stories, and her talent for music.
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