humorously


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Antonyms for humorously

in a humorous manner

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He laid down a gory yellow "shocker" without even feeling its incongruity enough to comment on it humorously.
I don't know whether you are mature or not," said Mills humorously.
He seized her by the elbows and humorously danced her up and down the passage.
These families, who had formed the backbone of the village life in the past who were the depositaries of the village traditions, had to seek refuge in the large centres; the process, humorously designated by statisticians as "the tendency of the rural population towards the large towns", being really the tendency of water to flow uphill when forced by machinery.
Arthur Venning who was strolling about, sometimes looking at the game, sometimes reading a page of a magazine, looked at Miss Allan, who was half asleep, and said humorously, "A penny for your thoughts, Miss Allan.
You would see her on her knees, I expect, lingering humorously over some of your contents, wondering where on earth you had picked this thing up, making discoveries sweet and not so sweet, pressing this to her cheek as if it were as nice as a kitten, and hurriedly stowing that out of sight.
She looked at him humorously, expecting to see a smile, or at least a grin, on his face.
The eyes that now rested on her humorously were the beautiful eyes which had once looked into her soul.
Once she had humorously lamented that she had never been to Simpson's restaurant in the Strand.
Eddie Pepitone humorously batters the US times is to watch more TV and root for more sports teams.
London, May 30 ( ANI ): Prince Harry humorously threatened to "slap" a youngster during a charity rugby game recently.
Which country's pronunciation is rendered humorously as 'Strine'?
The final illustration of the 10 geckos barbequing sausages by a fire on the beach at sunset is a reassuring conclusion to a humorously told charming tale.
Art of Banner Banter exhibition celebrates the world's wittiest sports fans with a touring photography exhibition displaying the most humorously thought-provoking and challenging slogans created and unfurled by supporters.
But the Queen did speak twice - to wish everyone a happy Christmas and to humorously suggest the next Queen's Speech should be on the shorter side.