Comical and Whimsical


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

Whimsical is a synonym for comical in characteristic topic. In some cases you can use "Whimsical" instead an adjective "Comical", when it comes to topics like amusing, facetious, humorous, funny.
Nearby Words: comic, comicality, comically
Synonyms for Comical


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Whimsical adjective – Prone to sudden illogical changes of mind, ideas, or actions.
Comical is a synonym for whimsical in characteristic topic. You can use "Comical" instead an adjective "Whimsical", if it concerns topics such as playful, facetious, humorous.
Nearby Words: whim, whimsy, whimsicality
Synonyms for Whimsical

Things that words describes

manner comical manner whimsical manner
character comical character whimsical character
style comical style whimsical style
look comical look whimsical look
Other nouns: nature, number, series, moment, way, fashion, tone, characters, personality, strip, story, tale, accent, version, song, sidekick, elements, hijinks, stories, scenes, moments.

Both words in one sentence

  • The first chapter, and parts of the second, are very comical and whimsical, except for Gandalf's confrontation with Bilbo, whereas the rest is much more dark and grim.
  • While the original was heart-wrenching yet whimsical, Fievel Goes West was heavily comical in tone; The Treasure of Manhattan Island was Darker and Edgier than FGW, but still not much like the original except for the setting; and Mystery of The Night Monster was rather silly.
  • First, it starts off comical and whimsical.
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