Amusing and Funny


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Amusing adjective – Providing amusement or enjoyment.
Usage example: Grandma told an amusing story about Dad when he was little

Funny is a synonym for amusing in characteristic topic. In some cases you can use "Funny" instead the word "Amusing" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like facetious, humorous, entertaining, comical. popular alternative
Nearby Words: amusement, amuse, amusingly, amused, amusedly
Synonyms for Amusing


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Funny adjective – Causing or intended to cause laughter.
Usage example: a very funny movie that had audiences rolling in the aisles

Amusing is a synonym for funny in humorous topic. You can use "Amusing" instead an adjective "Funny", if it concerns topics such as comical, characteristic, facetious, laughter. popular alternative
Nearby Words: funning, funnily
Synonyms for Funny

Things that words describes

part amusing part funny part
name amusing name funny name
look amusing look funny look
scene amusing scene funny scene
Other nouns: line, episode, case, way, example, bit, story, conversation, dialogue, results, subversion, version, parody, names, ways, lines, stories, jokes, comments, scenes, situations.

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / Man Bites Dog Mood Whiplash: At first Benoît comes across as funny and amusing.
  • A Match Made in Stockholm Later, in order to escape, he ends up kidnapping and holding her hostage again, this time with more funny and amusing interactions between the two of them than the previous time (including a moment where he threatens to "burn her ass" if the soldiers don't make way).
  • Deadpool took more punishment in funny, amusing or plain crazy ways and he is still wise-cracking.
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