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Funny, playful and humorous - thesaurus

Synonyms

funny

adjective

someone or something that is funny makes you laugh

humorous

adjective

funny

playful

adjective

intended to be funny or friendly rather than serious

amusing

adjective

funny or entertaining

comic

adjective

funny

hilarious

adjective

extremely funny

comical

adjective

something that is comical makes you laugh because it is so strange or silly

hysterical

adjective

spoken extremely funny

priceless

adjective

mainly spoken extremely funny

wry

adjective

funny and clever

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a laugh a minute

very funny, or enjoyable. This expression is usually used in a humorous way to show that you really think someone or something is not funny or enjoyable

clownish

adjective

like a clown in behaviour or appearance

daffy

adjective

behaving in a strange way that often makes people laugh

drily

adverb

in a way that expresses humour while appearing to be serious

droll

adjective

funny in an unusual way

dry

adjective

dry humour involves saying funny things in a serious way

dryly

another spelling of drily

good

adjective

funny or interesting

humorous

adjective

using or showing humour

jocular

adjective

formal humorous

light-hearted

adjective

funny and not intended to be serious

lightly

adverb

in a way that shows you think something is not important or serious

ludic

adjective

very formal playful or related to play

puckish

adjective

literary behaving in a way that shows you like to have fun and make jokes with people

salty

adjective

old-fashioned clever and funny, especially when involving humour relating to sex

sidesplitting

adjective

extremely humorous

someone/something is a gas

used for saying that someone/something makes you laugh a lot

tongue-in-cheek

adjective

intended to be humorous and not meant seriously

uproarious

adjective

causing very loud laughter

wacky

adjective

informal funny, or silly

waggish

adjective

behaving in a humorous way, or saying humorous things

whimsical

adjective

made or done for fun, not seriously

witty

adjective

clever and funny

zany

adjective

informal strange or unusual in a funny way

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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