What is the opposite of humour?

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Noun
Opposite of the quality of being amusing or comic, especially as expressed in literature or speech
Noun
Opposite of the state or condition of being unusual and bizarre in a funny, comical way
“The novel conveys a thoughtful analysis on the sensitive subject with a sensibleness that is commendable.”
Noun
Opposite of a sudden and unaccountable change of mood or behaviour
Noun
Opposite of a temporary state of mind or feeling
Noun
Opposite of a person's state of mind seen in terms of their being angry or calm
Noun
Opposite of a person's or animal's nature, especially as it permanently affects their behaviour
Noun
Opposite of a sudden desire or change of mind, especially one that is unusual or unexplained
Noun
Opposite of an erratic, unpredictable occurrence or action
Noun
Opposite of a sudden impulsive and apparently unmotivated idea or action
Noun
Opposite of the innate or essential qualities or character of a person or animal
“The experience would teach her many valuable lessons about life.”
Noun
Opposite of the basic or inherent features, character, or qualities of something
“On the outside, everything appeared to be normal, but the reality was far from conventional.”
Verb
Opposite of to be kind and indulgent to
Verb
Opposite of to praise too much
Verb
Opposite of to make happy or give pleasure to
“John McClane was starting to displease Hans Gruber with his cowboy antics in the Nakatomi Plaza building.”
Verb
Opposite of to treat with excessive care, attention or indulgence
Verb
Opposite of to do a service or favor for
Verb
Opposite of go along with
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