Funny and Terrible


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Funny adjective – Causing or intended to cause laughter.
Terrible and funny are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Terrible" instead an adjective "Funny".
Nearby Words: funning, funnily
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Terrible adjective – Causing fear.
Funny and terrible are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Funny" instead an adjective "Terrible".
Nearby Words: terribly, terrify, terror
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Things that words describes

person funny person terrible person
people funny people terrible people
idea funny idea terrible idea
show funny show terrible show
Other nouns: case, way, effects, accent, voice, film, movie, ways, events, jokes.

Both words in one sentence

  • This is so terrible it crosses past the point where death comedy is funny and becomes just PURE EVIL.
  • Series / NCIS Palmer has been called out when making jokes around the autopsy table several times, though, usually because they're not very funny or the timing is terrible.
    Source: Series / NCIS
  • While her dad tries to teach her how to fold clothes, Cleo talks about how funny it would be if her terrible clothes-folding skills accidentally set her clothes on fire.
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Terrible or Funny. 2016. Accessed October 22, 2020.

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