Origin of funny bone
Words nearby funny bone
How to use funny bone in a sentence
If you’re new to the Invite, today’s results should provide inspiration and guidance as to what sets the Empress’s funny bone to Vibrate.Style Conversational Week 1428: Return of the Seven|Pat Myers|March 18, 2021|Washington Post
Not only had the iconic comedian sexually assaulted many, many women, Maher argued, “I never thought he was funny.”Bill Maher: Hundreds of Millions of Muslims Support Attack on ‘Charlie Hebdo’|Lloyd Grove|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The taste of metal cutlery after years of plastic can also taste funny.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But as is her way, Kaling defended why the episode was not only funny, but necessary.Year of the Butt: How the Booty Changed the World in 2014|Kevin Fallon|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not long after I was finally diagnosed, my doctor ordered a bone density scan.
Later studies showed that only gaining weight and the return of natural menstruation help improve bone density.
May looked along at the dimpled grace, And then at the saint-like, fair old face, “How funny!”
We were speaking of the faculty of mimicry, and he told me such a funny little anecdote about Chopin.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
He looked up, half shutting his one funny eye, and cocking one ear up, and letting the other droop down.
I am an easiful old pagan, and I am not angry with you at all—you funny, little champion of the Most High.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
He walked first to one side, and then the other, rooting in the dirt with his funny, rubbery nose.
British Dictionary definitions for funny bone
Other Idioms and Phrases with funny bone
A point on the elbow where the ulnar nerve runs close to the surface and produces a sharp tingling sensation when knocked against the bone. For example, Ouch! I just banged my funny bone. The expression is a pun on humerus (pronounced the same as humorous), the Latin name for the long bone of the arm. [Early 1800s]
A sense of humor, as in That comedian really tickles my funny bone. This expression is derived from def. 1.