Comical and Facetious


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Comical adjective – Causing or intended to cause laughter.
Usage example: the comical antics of the circus clowns

Facetious is a synonym for comical in amusing topic. In some cases you can use "Facetious" instead an adjective "Comical", when it comes to topics like funny.
Nearby Words: comic, comicality, comically
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Facetious adjective – Given to or marked by mature intelligent humor.
Usage example: the essay is a facetious commentary on the absurdity of war as a solution for international disputes

Comical is a synonym for facetious in flippant topic. You can use "Comical" instead an adjective "Facetious", if it concerns topics such as humorous, tongue-in-cheek, in fun.
Nearby Word: facetiously
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