Funny synonyms

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Producing much laughter; very funny
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The definition of amusing is someone who provides entertainment or who incites laughter.
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Being funny, whimsically amusing.
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Agreeably diverting; amusing:
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(Now Dial.) Intelligent; clever
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Causing or deserving laughter or derision.
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Playfully jocular; humorous:
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The definition of whimsical is playful or out of the ordinary.
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Joking; humorous; full of fun
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Characterized by loud, confused noise, or by noisy and uncontrollable laughter.
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Cheerful; genial
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Amusing; humorous:
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The definition of gay is someone or something bright or happy.
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That diverts; esp., amusing or entertaining
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Stirring to laughter
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(Obs.) Amorous or erotic
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Like, characteristic of, or befitting a wag; roguishly merry
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Unusual and bizarre in a funny, comical way; outlandish; clownish
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So absurd or incongruous as to be laughable.
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Poignantly contrary to what was expected or intended:
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Having or showing little sense, judgment, or sobriety; foolish, stupid, absurd, ludicrous, irrational, etc.
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Resembling a farce; ludicrous.
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Contrary to reason or propriety; obviously and flatly opposed to manifest truth; inconsistent with the plain dictates of common sense; logically contradictory; nonsensical; ridiculous; silly. [First attested in the mid 16th century.]
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Full of jubilant delight; joyful.
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Something forced into or put over the mouth to prevent speaking or crying out.
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(Archaic) A reason for merriment
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The definition of droll refers to unusual, often sarcastic or dry humor.
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Causing much merriment, making one laugh a lot, very funny.
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Cheerful; amiable.
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The definition of blithe is cheerful or carefree or lacking in concern.
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The definition of jovial is defined as someone who is happy and cheerful.
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Deserving ridicule
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The definition of comedic is something funny.
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An amusing story.
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The definition of laughing is something said, or sounding, like sounds of joy.
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The definition of peculiar is something important or of special interest.
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Stirring to laughter
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(Euphemistic) drunk; tipsy
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A trick
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Given to jest; habitually jolly
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(Obs.) Having the disorder of melancholy
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The definition of normal is regular, natural or staying with the general standard.
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Not distinguished by superior or noteworthy characteristics; average:
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The definition of obvious is something that is readily apparent or easy to see.
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Grotesque, bizarre; absurd.
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Full of high spirits and good humor; merry
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(Informal) Hilarious.
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Of inestimable worth; invaluable.
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Unusual; odd; out of the ordinary; bizarre.
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Something to be laughed at or joked about
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Unusual, unconventional, not ordinary.
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Dissolute; wanton:
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Not previously known; unfamiliar:
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A flippant act or remark
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Lightness or gaiety of disposition, conduct, or speech; esp., improper or unbecoming gaiety or flippancy; lack of seriousness; frivolity
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Not funny:
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The definition of serious is showing deep thought, not joking, or a situation that requires careful thought.
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Francis Bacon
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Charmingly odd, especially in an old-fashioned way:
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The definition of a quip is a witty or funny comment or remark.
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Stirring to laughter
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A sound made in imitation of laughter.
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Regularly or customarily used:
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Liking play, prone to play frequently, such as a child or kitten; rather sportive.
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Skillful in doing something; adroit; dexterous
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Of many colors; colorful
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Not usual or ordinary; singular; peculiar; strange
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Arousing or likely to arouse suspicion in others
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Characteristic of a bawd; indecent or humorously coarse; lewd
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Derisively or comically imitating
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The definition of outlandish is something bizarre or ridiculously out-of-the-ordinary.
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Mischievous in a playful way; roguish
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Composed of valuable or costly materials or ingredients; procured at great outlay; highly valued; precious; sumptuous; costly.
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Stirring to laughter
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The definition of tragic is something sad, harmful or fatal.
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The definition of queer is something odd or unusual, or is an offensive and derogatory term used to describe a homosexual.
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(UK, colloquial, dated) strange, peculiar [18th c.]
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Of or like rum
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Used to designate such a thing
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(Informal) Inspiring doubt or suspicion:
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(Slang) Not trustworthy; Unfit to be seen or known.
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Open to or viewed with suspicion:
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an account of an amusing incident (usually with a punch line)
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an account of an amusing incident (usually with a punch line)
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an account of an amusing incident (usually with a punch line)
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Of, relating to, or being a religious mystery:
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Characterized by such comedy
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Strikingly odd or unusual, especially in an unsettling way; strange:
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The quality or condition of being frivolous.
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The quality of being ridiculous; absurdity.
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Dramatic means something that is noticeable or sudden.
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Of a usable or serviceable grade or quality.
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The definition of bizarre is a very strange person or thing.
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Not amusing.
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Synonym Study

  • Farcical suggests a broad comical quality based on nonsense, extravagantly boisterous humor, etc.
  • Comical suggests that which evokes laughter of a more spontaneous, unrestrained kind
  • Comic is applied to that which contains the elements of comedy (in a dramatic or literary sense) and amuses one in a thoughtful way
  • That is droll which amuses one because of its quaintness or strangeness, or its wry or waggish humor
  • That is amusing which provokes smiles, laughter, or pleasure by its pleasant, entertaining quality
  • Laughable applies to that which is fit to be laughed at and may connote contempt or scorn
  • Funny is the simple, general term for anything that excites laughter or mirth
Find another word for funny. In this page you can discover 103 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for funny, like: hilarious, amusing, humorous, comical, entertaining, mirthful, witty, laughable, facetious, whimsical and jocular.