funny ( funnier comparative) ( funniest superlative) ( funnies plural )
1 adj Someone or something that is funny is amusing and likely to make you smile or laugh.
Wade was smart and not bad-looking, and he could be funny when he wanted to..., I'll tell you a funny story.
2 adj If you describe something as funny, you think it is strange, surprising, or puzzling.
oft it v-link ADJ how/that
Children get some very funny ideas sometimes!..., There's something funny about him..., It's funny how love can come and go.
3 adj If you feel funny, you feel slightly ill.
INFORMAL usu feel ADJ
My head had begun to ache and my stomach felt funny.
4 n-plural The funnies are humorous drawings or a series of humorous drawings in a newspaper or magazine. (AM) INFORMAL the N
funny bone ( funny bones plural ) Your funny bone is the soft part of your elbow which gives you an uncomfortable feeling on your skin if it is hit.
INFORMAL n-count usu sing
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