amusing

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adjective amus·ing \ə-ˈmyü-ziŋ\

Definition of amusing

  1. :  giving amusement :  diverting amusing twists to the story amusing gadgets to play with an amusing performance

amusingly

play \-ziŋ-lē\ adverb

amusingness

noun

Examples of amusing in a sentence

  1. He's one of the most amusing people I know.

  2. It was amusing to hear her tell the story.

Origin and Etymology of amusing

see amuse


First Known Use: 1676


AMUSING Defined for English Language Learners

amusing

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adjective amus·ing \ə-ˈmyü-ziŋ\

Definition of amusing for English Language Learners

  • : causing laughter or enjoyment : funny or enjoyable



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