the funnies

Definition of the funnies

US, informal
:the comic strips in a newspaper :the part of a newspaper that has comic strips
  • They enjoyed reading the funnies in the Sunday newspapers.

Word by Word Definitions

funny play funnies
  1. : affording light mirth and laughter : amusing

  2. : seeking or intended to amuse : facetious

  3. : differing from the ordinary in a suspicious, perplexing, quaint, or eccentric way : peculiar

  1. : one that is funny

  2. : comic strips or the comic section of a periodical


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