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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A musical composition typically whimsical or fanciful in character.

Usage examples (12)
  • "Eat, Sleep and Wii," for instance, is one of many stabs at toilet humoresque catchphrases.
  • The "Melody and Intermezzo" of opus 20 makes a sprightly humoresque.
  • She was Fashion's humoresque, except that Fashion has no sense of humor.
  • Heine's "Des Waldes Kapellmeister" has been made into a most hilarious humoresque. for more
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