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    Word Matrix: Hume

    Hume Word Matrix

    from Old French humide, umide “damp, wet” or directly from Latin humidus “moist, wet,”
    variant (probably by influence of humus “earth”) of umidus, from umere “be moist, be wet”

    Word Sums

    Hume + id = humid
    Hume + id + er = humider
    Hume + id + est = humidest
    Hume + id + ity = humidity
    Hume + id + ity + es = humidities
    Hume + id + i + Fy = humidify
    Hume + id + i + Fy + es = humidifies
    Hume + id + i + Fy + ed = humidified
    Hume + id + i + Fy + ing = humidifying
    Hume + id + i + Fy + er = humidifier
    Hume + id + i + Fice + ate + ion = humidification
    Hume + id + i + Stat = humidistat
    Hume + id + i + Stat + s = humidistats
    Hume + id + ex = humidex
    Hume + id + ex + es = humidexes
    Hume + id + i + Crib = humidicrib
    Hume + id + i + Crib + s = humidicribs
    Hume + id + or = humidor
    Hume + id + or + s = humidors
    Hume + id + ness = humidness
    Hume + id + ly = humidly
    sub + Hume + id = subhumid

    de + Hume + id + i + Fy = dehumidify
    de + Hume + id + i + Fy + es = dehumidifies
    de + Hume + id + i + Fy + ed = dehumidified
    de + Hume + id + i + Fy + ing = dehumidifying
    de + Hume + id + i + Fy + er = dehumidifier
    de + Hume + id + i + Fice + ate + ion = dehumidification

    re + Hume + id + i + Fy = rehumidify
    re + Hume + id + i + Fy + es = rehumidifies
    re + Hume + id + i + Fy + ed = rehumidified
    re + Hume + id + i + Fy + ing = rehumidifying
    re + Hume + id + i + Fice + ate + ion = rehumidification

    Hume + or = humor
    Hume + or + s= humors
    Hume + or + ed = humored
    Hume + or + ing = humoring
    Hume + or + ist = humorist
    Hume + or + ist + s = humorists
    Hume + or + ist + ic = humoristic
    Hume + or + ism = humorism
    Hume + or + ic = humoric
    Hume + or + ous = humorous
    Hume + or + ous + ly = humorously
    Hume + or + al = humoral
    Hume + or + al + ist = humoralist
    Hume + or + al + ist + ic = humoralistic
    Hume + or + al + ism = humoralism
    Hume + or + less = humorless
    Hume + or + less + ly = humorlessly

    Out + Hume + or = outhumor
    Out + Hume + or + s = outhumors
    Out + Hume + or + ed = outhumored
    Out + Hume + or + ing = outhumoring

    Neur + o + Hume + or = neurohumor
    Neur + o + Hume + or + s = neurohumors
    Neur + o + Hume + or + al = neurohumoral


    hume: moist, wet
    -er: forming comparative of adjective
    -est: forming superlative of adjective
    -s: forming  plural of noun
    -s: forming third person singular of verbs
    -ed: forming simple past and past participle of weak verb
    -ing: forming present participle of verb

    -al: relating to, of the kind of [from French -el or Latin -alis; -al]
    -ate: word-forming element used in forming nouns from Latin words ending in -atus, -atum
    crib: (noun) bed for a baby
    de-: denoting removal or reversal
    -er: denoting a person or thing that performs a specified action or activity
    -ex: from index, meaning an indicator
    -fice: making, creating [from French -fique or Latin -ficus from facere “do, make”]
    -fy: forming verb denoting making or producing [from French -fier, from Latin -ficare, -facere, from facere “do, make”]
    -i-: connecting vowel
    -ic: forming adjective denoting pertaining to [from French -ique, Latin -icus, or Greek -ikos]
    -id: forming adjective [from French -ide, from Latin -idus]
    -ion: denoting state, condition, or action
    -ism: forming a noun denoting a system, principle, or ideological movement; an action or its result; a state or quality [from French -isme, via Latin from Greek -ismos, -isma]
    -ist: forming a personal noun denoting an adherent of a system of beliefs, principles, etc. expressed by a noun ending in -ism [from Old French -iste, Latin -ista, from Greek -istēs]
    -less: not having, free from [Old English -lēas, from lēas “devoid of”]
    -ly: denoting manner or degree
    -ness: denoting a state or condition
    neur: relating to nerves or the nervous system [from Greek neuron “nerve, sinew, tendon”]
    -o-: connecting vowel
    -or: denoting a person or thing that performs a specified action or activity
    -or: denoting a state or quality [from Latin, sometimes via Old French -or, -ur]
    -ous: characterized by, of the nature of [from Anglo-Norman French, or Old French -eus, from Latin -osus]
    out-: to the point of surpassing or exceeding
    re-: once again
    -stat: denoting a thing that maintains a controlled state
    sub-: lower, less
    -ty: forming noun denoting quality or condition [from French -ité, from Latin -itas, -itatis]


    humid: (adjective) moist, wet
    humider: comparative form of humid
    humidest: superlative form of humid
    humidity: (noun) state or quality of being humid
    humidities: plural of humidity {consonant + y = change y to i and add es)
    humidify: (verb) make humid
    humidifies: third person singular of humidify
    humidified: simple past and past participle of humidify {consonant + y = change y to i and add ed}
    humidifying: present participle of humidify
    humidifier: (noun) thing that makes humidity
    humidifiers: plural of humidifier
    humidification: (noun) process of becoming humid
    humidistat: (noun) thing that maintains humidity
    humidistats: plural of humidistats
    humidex: (noun) indicator of humidity
    humidexes: plural of humidex {x, add es}
    humidicrib: (noun) incubator for newborn babies that regulates temperature and humidity {anaptyxis between base and -crib suffix}
    humidicribs: plural of humidicrib
    humidor: (noun) thing that maintains humidity for cigars, patterned on cuspidor
    humidors: plural of humidor
    humidness: (noun) state of humidity
    humidly: (adverb) in a humid manner
    subhumid: (adjective) somewhat humid, specifically designating a warm moist climate which supports grassland or prairie vegetation

    dehumidify: (verb) remove humid {anaptyxis between base and -fy suffix}
    dehumidifies: third person singular of dehumidify
    dehumidified: simple past and past participle of dehumidify {consonant + y = change y to i and add ed}
    dehumidifying: present participle of dehumidify
    dehumidifier: (noun) thing that removes humidity
    dehumidifier: plural of dehumidifier
    dehumidification: (noun) process of becoming not humid

    rehumidify: (verb) make once again humid
    rehumidifies: third person singular of rehumidify
    rehumidified: simple past and past participle of rehumidify {consonant + y = change y to i and add ed}
    rehumidifying: present participle of rehumidify
    rehumidification: (noun) process of becoming once again humid

    humor: (noun) quality of being amusing or comic, mood or state of mind [original sense was “bodily fluid,” used specifically for any of the cardinal humors]
    humor: (verb) comply with the wishes of (someone) in order to keep them content regardless of unreasonableness of such wishes
    humors: (verb) third person singular of humor
    humored: (verb) simple past and past participle of humor
    humoring: (verb) present participle of humor

    humorist: (noun) humorous writer, performer, or artist
    humorists: (noun) plural of humorist
    humoristic: (adjective) pertaining to a humorist
    humorism: (noun) theory that health, disease, and temperament are determined by the four humours of the body or by bodily fluids generally (obscure), humorous style or manner.
    humoric: (adjective) pertaining to humor or humors
    humorous: (adjective) causing laughter and amusement, having or showing a sense of humor
    humorously: (adverb) in a humorous manner
    humoral: (adjective) relating to the four bodily humors
    humoralist: (noun) a person who believes in humoralism
    humoralists: (noun) plural of humoralist
    humoralistic: (adjective) of, relating to, or characteristic of a humoralist or humoralism
    humoralism: (noun) theory that health, disease, and temperament are determined by the four humours of the body or by bodily fluids generally (obscure)
    humorless: (adjective) lacking humor
    humorlessly: (adverb) in a manner lacking humor

    outhumor: (verb) surpass or outdo in humou
    outhumors: (verb) third person singular of outhumor
    outhumored: (verb) simple past and past participle of outhumor
    outhumoring: (verb) present participle of outhumor

    neurohumor: (noun) any material produced in a neuron that activates a neighbouring neuron, muscle, or gland
    neurohumors: (noun) plural of neurohumor
    neurohumoral: (adjective) relating or pertaining to neurohumor

    See also Word Matrix: Humid.

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