Definition of Funny


  • an account of an amusing incident (usually with a punch line)
    "she told a funny story"
    "she made a funny"
    - funny story - good story - funny remark


  • experiencing odd bodily sensations
    "told the doctor about the funny sensations in her chest"
  • not as expected
    "there was something fishy about the accident"
    "up to some funny business"
    "some definitely queer goings-on"
    "a shady deal"
    "her motives were suspect"
    "suspicious behavior"
  • beyond or deviating from the usual or expected
    "a curious hybrid accent"
    "her speech has a funny twang"
    "they have some funny ideas about war"
    "had an odd name"
    "the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves"
    "something definitely queer about this town"
    "what a rum fellow"
    "singular behavior"
  • arousing or provoking laughter
    "an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls"
    "an amusing fellow"
    "a comic hat"
    "a comical look of surprise"
    "funny stories that made everybody laugh"
    "a very funny writer"
    "it would have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much"
    "a mirthful experience"
    "risible courtroom antics"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Funny

  • Scrabble® score of the funny (11)
  • Word Chums® score of the funny (13)
  • Words With Friends® score of the funny (13)

Unscramble funny

8 unscramble word found using the letters funny.

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