Definition of humoring:
- "Bedside Manner", William Morrison.
" Yes," said Leonard, humoring him, " there is a mystery and secret, which, much as I love her, and I hope and believe she loves me, Laura will not trust- well, I will not say 'trust'- which she does not feel authorized to confide to me."- "Only One Love, or Who Was the Heir", Charles Garvice.
- "Laos Folk-Lore of Farther India", Katherine Neville Fleeson.