What does the word humor mean?

Usage examples for humor

  1. Miss Sackett did not rise to his humor, however, and her mother noticed it. – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  2. " I need you not to speak for me," she said, in ill- humor; " I can plead my own cause." – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  3. Then he added, with a trace of humor in his voice: " If Monsieur the Director of the Circus comes now he will go in the special car." – The Underdog by F. Hopkinson Smith