Funny and Flippant


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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

Flippant and funny are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Flippant" instead an adjective "Funny".
Nearby Words: funning, funnily
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Flippant adjective – Making light of something usually regarded as serious or sacred.
Funny and flippant are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Funny" instead an adjective "Flippant".
Nearby Words: flippancy, flippantly
Synonyms for Flippant

Things that words describes

manner funny manner flippant manner
character funny character flippant character
man funny man flippant man
way funny way flippant way
Other nouns: joke, ways, one-liners, comments.
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