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dis- +‎ humour


dishumour (third-person singular simple present dishumours, present participle dishumouring, simple past and past participle dishumoured)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To deprive of humour or desire; to put out of humour.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)


dishumour (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) ill humour; bad temper

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for dishumour in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)