- producing laughter; amusing; funny: a comical fellow.
- Obsolete. pertaining to or of the nature of comedy.
Origin of comical
1. See amusing.
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Examples from the Web for comicality
The element of comicality in this aspect of war is greatly outweighed by that of pathos.Mountain Meditations
The boy laughed to himself at the comicality of the thought.The Boy Settlers
It is a slight piece of work, but contains some elements of comicality.A Book of Burlesque
Willam Davenport Adams
People talk about him as if he were an ordinary purveyor of comicality.Authors and Writers Associated with Morristown
Julia Keese Colles
Again the comicality of the whole proceeding strikes him, and he laughs aloud.Mrs. Geoffrey
- causing laughter
- ludicrous; laughable
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Word Origin and History for comicality
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