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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(Now Dial.) Intelligent; clever
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Agreeably diverting; amusing:
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Causing or deserving laughter or derision.
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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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The definition of gay is someone or something bright or happy.
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Cheerful; genial
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Unusual and bizarre in a funny, comical way; outlandish; clownish
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Like, characteristic of, or befitting a wag; roguishly merry
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That diverts; esp., amusing or entertaining
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Stirring to laughter
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Having or showing little sense, judgment, or sobriety; foolish, stupid, absurd, ludicrous, irrational, etc.
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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 comedic is something funny.
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Poignantly contrary to what was expected or intended:
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Stirring to laughter
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Resembling a farce; ludicrous.
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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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Something to be laughed at or joked about
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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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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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Deserving ridicule
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Something forced into or put over the mouth to prevent speaking or crying out.
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A trick
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Grotesque, bizarre; absurd.
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Full of jubilant delight; joyful.
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Causing much merriment, making one laugh a lot, very funny.
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The definition of laughing is something said, or sounding, like sounds of joy.
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An amusing story.
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(Euphemistic) drunk; tipsy
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Of inestimable worth; invaluable.
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The definition of peculiar is something important or of special interest.
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Given to jest; habitually jolly
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(Obs.) Having the disorder of melancholy
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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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Full of high spirits and good humor; merry
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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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(Informal) Hilarious.
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Unusual, unconventional, not ordinary.
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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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Not distinguished by superior or noteworthy characteristics; average:
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Charmingly odd, especially in an old-fashioned way:
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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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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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Francis Bacon
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A sound made in imitation of laughter.
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Regularly or customarily used:
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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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Characterized by such comedy
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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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Composed of valuable or costly materials or ingredients; procured at great outlay; highly valued; precious; sumptuous; costly.
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(Informal) Inspiring doubt or suspicion:
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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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The definition of tragic is something sad, harmful or fatal.
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Of, relating to, or being a religious mystery:
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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 definition of queer is something odd or unusual, or is an offensive and derogatory term used to describe a homosexual.
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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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(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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Of a usable or serviceable grade or quality.
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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, witty, entertaining, mirthful, laughable, hysterical, uproarious and whimsical.