Associations to the word «Amusing»


AMUSING, verb. Present participle of amuse
AMUSING, adjective. Entertaining.
AMUSING, adjective. Funny, hilarious.

Dictionary definition

AMUSING, adjective. Providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining; "an amusing speaker"; "a diverting story".
AMUSING, adjective. 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".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope