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The quality of being funny and funny situations - thesaurus

Synonyms

humour

noun

something said or done that is funny

irony

noun

a form of humour in which you use words to express the opposite of what the words really mean

wit

noun

the ability to use words in a clever way to make people laugh

humour

noun

the quality that makes a situation or entertainment funny

slapstick

noun

humour that is based on physical actions such as people hitting each other or falling over, rather than on the clever use of language

ribaldry

noun

rude humour based on sex

hilarity

noun

formal a situation in which people laugh a lot

levity

noun

formal a way of speaking or behaving that shows you do not think something is very serious

comedy of errors

noun

a situation so full of silly mistakes and problems that it is funny

gallows humour

noun

humour about unpleasant or serious things such as death or disease

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humor

the American spelling of humour

humour

noun

the ability to know when something is funny, and to laugh at funny situations

sport

noun

old-fashioned jokes, or things that you do for fun

wit

noun

the ability to make people laugh without using words

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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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sofar

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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