- comic strips.
- Also called funny paper. the section of a newspaper reserved for comic strips, word games, etc.
synonym study for funny
OTHER WORDS FROM funnyfun·ni·ly, adverbfun·ni·ness, nounun·fun·ni·ly, adverbun·fun·ni·ness, noun
Other definitions for funny (2 of 2)
Origin of funny2
How to use funny in a sentence
Nothing made Groucho funnier than having this Margaret Dumont around not understanding the jokes.Patton Oswalt on Fighting Conservatives With Satire|William O’Connor|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
As played by Omundson, King Richard is effeminate, sincere, and ten times funnier than everyone else.
So that changed my bit, and then I just got to openly mock him on live national television, which was almost a funnier joke.Oscars Host Neil Patrick Harris on His Best and Worst Emcee Moments (VIDEO)|Neil Patrick Harris|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some are funnier than others, though the good ones are pretty great.
South Park is not just funnier than any of those shows—it refuses to let us escape the god-forsaken world in which we live.
Oh, it's just a little joke of your father's; nothing funnier ever happened in a state convention.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
I don't do it in private, because it is funnier to do it in public.The Napoleon of Notting Hill|Gilbert K. Chesterton
I've noticed you said so, but it don't look any funnier than you do when you say it.Ramsey Milholland|Booth Tarkington
Oh, nothing much—a so-called funny book—one of these days I'll write a funnier book than that, myself.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
I never saw anything funnier than those steers and a huge snapping turtle.Old Rail Fence Corners|Various
British Dictionary definitions for funny
Derived forms of funnyfunnily, adverbfunniness, noun
Other Idioms and Phrases with funny
In addition to the idioms beginning with funny
- funny bone
- funny business
- funny money
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