More definitions of "funny":
- (adj): Experiencing odd bodily sensations.
Example: "Told the doctor about the funny sensations in her chest"
- (adj): Not as expected.
Example: "Up to some funny business"
Synonyms: fishy, queer, shady, suspect, suspicious
- (adj): Arousing or provoking laughter.
Example: "Funny stories that made everybody laugh"; "a very funny writer"
Synonyms: amusing, comic, comical, laughable, mirthful, risible
- (adv): In a comical manner.
Famous quotes containing the word funny:
“Being a funny person does an awful lot of things to you. You feel that you mustnt get serious with people. They dont expect it from you, and they dont want to see it. Youre not entitled to be serious, youre a clown, and they only want you to make them laugh.”
—Fanny Brice (18911951)
“There is nothing funny about Halloween. This sarcastic festival reflects, rather, an infernal demand for revenge by children on the adult world.”
—Jean Baudrillard (b. 1929)
“I used to think that everything was just being funny but now I dont know. I mean, how can you tell?”
—Andy Warhol (19281987)