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good-humored

or (especially British) good-humoured

[goo d-hyoo-merd or, often, -yoo-] /ˈgʊdˈhyu mərd or, often, -ˈyu-/
adjective
1.
having or showing a pleasant, amiable mood:
a good-humored man; a good-humored remark.
Origin of good-humored
1655-1665
1655-65
Related forms
good-humoredly, adverb
good-humoredness, noun
Synonyms
sunny, cheerful, affable, cheery, warm-hearted.
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  • A good-humored and enthusiastic roar of assent came from the sailors.

    Mr. Wicker's Window Carley Dawson
  • His sunburned, good-humored face was wrinkled and puckered with amazement.

    Thankful's Inheritance Joseph C. Lincoln
  • From a good-humored grin, his boyish mouth had gradually grown grave as he listened.

  • Nae muck le o' that, but a douce, good-humored lassie for a' that.

  • If the traveller too often reaches the inn hungry and disposed to find fault, he usually quits it good-humored and happy.

    The Headsman James Fenimore Cooper

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