amusing


amusing
adjective
1. providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining
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an amusing speaker

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a diverting story

Syn: ↑amusive, ↑diverting
Similar to: ↑interesting
Derivationally related forms: ↑amuse (for: ↑amusive)
2. arousing or provoking laughter
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an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls

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an amusing fellow

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a comic hat

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a comical look of surprise

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funny stories that made everybody laugh

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a very funny writer

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it would have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much

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a mirthful experience

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risible courtroom antics

Syn: ↑comic, ↑comical, ↑funny, ↑laughable, ↑mirthful, ↑risible
Similar to: ↑humorous, ↑humourous
Derivationally related forms:
risibility (for: ↑risible), ↑mirthfulness (for: ↑mirthful), ↑laugh (for: ↑laughable), ↑fun (for: ↑funny), ↑funniness (for: ↑funny), ↑comicality (for: ↑comical), ↑comedy (for: ↑comical), ↑comic (for: ↑comic), ↑comedy (for: ↑comic)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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