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  • noun Alternative spelling of ill humor.

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Examples

  • Let us make real effort to be cheerful and joyful; ill-humor and bad temper must never mar our conduct.

    Septuagesima

  • Let us make real effort to be cheerful and joyful; ill-humor and bad temper must never mar our conduct.

    From the Mail

  • But the mood of devilry that seemed to have taken possession of him over the course of the morning and in the face of her ill-humor was really quite irresistible now, almost as irresistible as the lure of putting his hands on her again had been.

    Shameless

  • But the mood of devilry that seemed to have taken possession of him over the course of the morning and in the face of her ill-humor was really quite irresistible now, almost as irresistible as the lure of putting his hands on her again had been.

    Shameless

  • The old boy has been very happy; amusing himself with cutting paper, looking at pictures, riding on his horse, and all the time prating to me — without a moment of ill-humor (which, indeed, is hardly among his possibilities) or ill spirits.

    A Different Stripe:

  • The old boy has been very happy; amusing himself with cutting paper, looking at pictures, riding on his horse, and all the time prating to me — without a moment of ill-humor (which, indeed, is hardly among his possibilities) or ill spirits.

    Commonplace: Father's Day, Sweet and Sour

  • Yet a growing population doesn't sufficiently account for the spread of nannying by strangers -- what Christopher Hitchens calls "all of this re-infantilizing" -- and concomitant ill-humor.

    Silent Rage

  • Yet a growing population doesn't sufficiently account for the spread of nannying by strangers and concomitant ill-humor.

    Silent Rage

  • Yet a growing population doesn't sufficiently account for the spread of nannying by strangers -- what Christopher Hitchens calls "all of this re-infantilizing" -- and concomitant ill-humor.

    Silent Rage

  • So humiliated were our enemies by the guffaws of the mob, that in gloomy ill-humor they beat a retreat to plot revenge.

    Satyricon

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