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funny

adjective

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3 noticeably different from what is generally found or experienced
  • that's a funny-looking dog—what kind is it?

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funny

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Synonyms of funny (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a series of drawings that tell a story or part of a story
  • reading the Sunday funnies is part of my weekend ritual

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2 something said or done to cause laughter
  • let's can the funnies—we've got serious work to do here

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The first known use of funny was in 1739

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“Funny.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/funny. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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