Burlesque and Funny

Burlesque

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Burlesque noun – A work that imitates and exaggerates another work for comic effect.
Funny and burlesque are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Funny" instead the word "Burlesque" as an adjective or a noun.
Nearby Word: burlesqued
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Funny

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Funny noun – Something said or done to cause laughter.
Usage example: let's can the funnies—we've got serious work to do here

Burlesque and funny are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Burlesque" instead the word "Funny" as an adjective or a noun.
Nearby Words: funning, funnily
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Funny and Burlesque. (2016). Retrieved 2020, January 28, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/burlesque/funny
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