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Standard Definition

[adv] in a comical manner; "she acted comically"
[adv] in a strange manner; "a queerly inscribed sheet of paper"; "he acted kind of funny"
[adj] beyond or deviating from the usual or expected; "a curious hybrid accent"; "her speech has a funny twang"; "they have some funny ideas about war"; "had an odd name"; "the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves"; "something definitely queer about this town"; "what a rum fellow"; "singular behavior"
[adj] arousing or provoking laughter; "an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls"; "an amusing fellow"; "a comic hat"; "a comical look of surprise"; "funny stories that made everybody laugh"; "a very funny writer"; "it would have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much"; "a mirthful experience"; "risible courtroom antics"
[adj] (informal) not as expected; "there was something fishy about the accident"; "up to some funny business"; "some definitely queer goings-on"; "a shady deal"; "her motives were suspect"; "suspicious behavior"
[adj] experiencing odd bodily sensations; "told the doctor about the funny sensations in her chest"

Synonyms

amusing - (3 syllables), comic - (2 syllables), comical - (3 syllables), comically - (4 syllables), curious - (3 syllables), fishy - (2 syllables), funnily - (3 syllables), humorous - (3 syllables), humourous - (3 syllables), ill - (1 syllables), laughable - (3 syllables), mirthful - (2 syllables), odd - (1 syllables), oddly - (2 syllables), peculiar - (3 syllables), queer - (1 syllables), queerly - (2 syllables), questionable - (4 syllables), risible - (3 syllables), rum - (1 syllables), rummy - (2 syllables), shady - (2 syllables), sick - (1 syllables), singular - (3 syllables), strange - (1 syllables), strangely - (2 syllables), suspect - (2 syllables), suspicious - (3 syllables), unusual - (4 syllables)

Misc. Definitions

\Fun"ny\, a. [Compar. {Funnier}; superl. {Funniest}.] [From {Fun}.] Droll; comical; amusing; laughable. {Funny bone}. See {crazy bone}, under {Crazy}.
\Fun"ny\, n.; pl. {Funnies}. A clinkerbuit, narrow boat for sculling. [Eng.]

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