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uproarious

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of uproarious

  1. 1 causing or intended to cause laughter the movie follows the comic duo through a series of outrageous and uproarious escapades Synonyms of uproarious antic, chucklesome, comedic, comic, comical, droll, farcical, hilarious, humoristic, humorous, hysterical (also hysteric), killing, laughable, ludicrous, ridiculous, riotous, risible, screaming, sidesplitting, funnyWords Related to uproarious amusing, diverting, entertaining; clownish, knockabout, slapstick, slapsticky, zany; facetious, flip, flippant, pert, smart, smart-aleck, smart-alecky, snickery; jocular, playful, waggish; campy, jokey (also joky); priceless, rich, whimsical, witty, wry; blithesome, gleeful, jocose, jocund, jolly, jovial, laughing, mad, merry, mirthfulNear Antonyms of uproarious earnest, grave, no-nonsense, sedate, serious, severe, sober, sobersided, solemn, somber (or sombre), staid, unsmiling, weighty; affecting, moving, poignant, touching, tragic (also tragical); lachrymose, mournful, sad, sorrowful, tearful, woefulAntonyms of uproarious humorless, lame, unamusing, uncomic, unfunny, unhumorous, unhysterical

  2. 2 full of or characterized by the presence of noise visited the site where the action movie was being filmed only to find a chaotic, uproarious set Synonyms of uproarious clamorous, clangorous, clattering, clattery, rackety, resounding, noisyWords Related to uproarious resonant, sonorous; buzzing, humming, murmuring; blustery, boisterous, raucous, rip-roaring, roaring, roistering, romping, rowdy; tumultuous, woolly (also wooly); obstreperous, vociferousNear Antonyms of uproarious calm, peaceful, serene, tranquilAntonyms of uproarious hushed, noiseless, quiet, silent, soundless, stilled, stilly



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