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Another word for funny

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Adjective
  1. Intended to excite laughter or amusement

    See also:

    laughter

  2. Agreeably curious, especially in an old-fashioned or unusual way

    See also:

    usual

  3. Causing puzzlement; perplexing

    See also:

    usual

Noun
  1. Words or actions intended to excite laughter or amusement

    See also:

    laughter

Another word for funny

Noun
  1. See also:

    joke

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