humorously humorously  /ˈhju mə rəs li/


  • (adv) in a humorous manner


  1. The nationals have humorously nicknamed the China Central Television building big underpants.
  2. Aside from this bit of salesmanship by sex appeal, however, the contents of Your Body was almost humorously devoid of erotic motif.


  1. Coke Zero™ and Kevin Hart Team up to Bring Comedian’s Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain to Theaters across the Country

    Coke Zero celebrates guys being guys and humorously defends all things male this summer when the brand teams up with comedian Kevin Hart to promote his highly anticipated new movie
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Weekend picks

    Tonight, 7 p.m. A return to town for this humorously named but seriously talented Idaho indie/folk group. Free, all ages
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal


  1. "I just want to say, on behalf of my country, I know it was done humorously, but we've spent so much time trying to not make black people look like buffoons, that when we see something like that we take it really to heart," Connick said.
    on Oct 8, 2009 By: Harry Connick Jr Source: Kansas City Star

  2. But in his latest column, Mr Parris, who was a Conservative MP from 1979 - 86, wrote: "I offended many with my Christmas attack on cyclists. It was meant humorously but so many cyclists have taken it seriously that I plainly misjudged. I am sorry."
    on Jan 3, 2008 By: Matthew Parris Source: BBC News

  3. "I like that it's got kind of a humorously antiquated vibe to it," DiFranco said in a statement, "like Storyville or Pleasantville, all the Whos down in Whoville, and that it connotes a village, which is appropriate for a facility which...
    on Sep 10, 2007 By: Ani DiFranco Source:

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