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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Causing or deserving laughter or derision.
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(Now Dial.) Intelligent; clever
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The definition of gay is someone or something bright or happy.
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Characterized by loud, confused noise, or by noisy and uncontrollable laughter.
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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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Playfully jocular; humorous:
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Amusing; humorous:
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Having or showing little sense, judgment, or sobriety; foolish, stupid, absurd, ludicrous, irrational, etc.
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Cheerful; genial
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Unusual and bizarre in a funny, comical way; outlandish; clownish
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That diverts; esp., amusing or entertaining
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Stirring to laughter
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Like, characteristic of, or befitting a wag; roguishly merry
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So absurd or incongruous as to be laughable.
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(Obs.) Amorous or erotic
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The definition of jovial is defined as someone who is happy and cheerful.
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The definition of comedic is something funny.
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Poignantly contrary to what was expected or intended:
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Cheerful; amiable.
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The definition of droll refers to unusual, often sarcastic or dry humor.
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Something to be laughed at or joked about
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Stirring to laughter
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Full of jubilant delight; joyful.
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The definition of blithe is cheerful or carefree or lacking in concern.
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Causing much merriment, making one laugh a lot, very funny.
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Resembling a farce; ludicrous.
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A trick
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Given to jest; habitually jolly
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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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(Archaic) A reason for merriment
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Deserving ridicule
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Something forced into or put over the mouth to prevent speaking or crying out.
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Grotesque, bizarre; absurd.
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The definition of peculiar is something important or of special interest.
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The definition of laughing is something said, or sounding, like sounds of joy.
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(Euphemistic) drunk; tipsy
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Of inestimable worth; invaluable.
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Stirring to laughter
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An amusing story.
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(Informal) Hilarious.
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Unusual; odd; out of the ordinary; bizarre.
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The definition of obvious is something that is readily apparent or easy to see.
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(Obs.) Having the disorder of melancholy
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Full of high spirits and good humor; merry
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Liking play, prone to play frequently, such as a child or kitten; rather sportive.
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Not distinguished by superior or noteworthy characteristics; average:
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Skillful in doing something; adroit; dexterous
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Dissolute; wanton:
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The definition of a quip is a witty or funny comment or remark.
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Unusual, unconventional, not ordinary.
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Charmingly odd, especially in an old-fashioned way:
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Not previously known; unfamiliar:
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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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The definition of normal is regular, natural or staying with the general standard.
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A sound made in imitation of laughter.
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Not funny:
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Strikingly odd or unusual, especially in an unsettling way; strange:
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Of many colors; colorful
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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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Regularly or customarily used:
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A flippant act or remark
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Characteristic of a bawd; indecent or humorously coarse; lewd
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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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Not usual or ordinary; singular; peculiar; strange
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Arousing or likely to arouse suspicion in others
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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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Open to or viewed with suspicion:
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The definition of tragic is something sad, harmful or fatal.
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Derisively or comically imitating
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Of, relating to, or being a religious mystery:
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The definition of outlandish is something bizarre or ridiculously out-of-the-ordinary.
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Characterized by such comedy
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The quality or condition of being frivolous.
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Dramatic means something that is noticeable or sudden.
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Mischievous in a playful way; roguish
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The quality of being ridiculous; absurdity.
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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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an account of an amusing incident (usually with a punch line)
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Stirring to laughter
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The definition of bizarre is a very strange person or thing.
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an account of an amusing incident (usually with a punch line)
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Of a usable or serviceable grade or quality.
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an account of an amusing incident (usually with a punch line)
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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 109 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for funny, like: hilarious, amusing, humorous, comical, entertaining, laughable, witty, mirthful, gay, hysterical and uproarious.