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Synonyms for amusing
əˈmyu zɪŋamus·ing

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Wiktionary

  1. amusingadjective

    Antonyms:
    unamusing

  2. amusingadjective

    The film has some amusing moments, but it is unlikely to make you laugh out loud.

    Antonyms:
    unamusing

  3. amusingadjective

    Antonyms:
    unamusing

Princeton's WordNet

  1. amusing, amusive, divertingadjective

    providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining

    "an amusing speaker"; "a diverting story"

    Synonyms:
    mirthful, diverting, laughable, funny, amusive, comical, risible, comic

    Antonyms:
    humorless, unhumorous, uninteresting, humourless

  2. amusing, comic, comical, funny, laughable, mirthful, risibleadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    shady, comic, ridiculous, laughable, peculiar, jovial, rum, nonsensical, amusive, odd, cockeyed, diverting, jolly, singular, suspicious, ludicrous, funny, jocund, preposterous, merry, mirthful, risible, fishy, gay, derisory, absurd, comical, suspect, rummy, idiotic, curious

    Antonyms:
    humorless, uninteresting, unhumorous, humourless

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. amusingadjective

    Synonyms:
    entertaining, diverting, laughable, ridiculous, comical, funny, farcical, risible

  2. amusingadjective

    Synonyms:
    each, every

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. amusingadjective

    Synonyms:
    pleasing, diverting, laughable, entertaining, farcical, droll, divertive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "amusing":

    fun, funny, entertaining, droll

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How to use amusing in a sentence?

  1. Voltaire:

    The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.

  2. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    I can't forgive my friends for dying; I don't find these vanishing acts of theirs at all amusing.

  3. George Bernard Shaw:

    I can't forgive my friends for dying I don't find these vanishing acts of theirs at all amusing.

  4. Susan Silver:

    The three of us had a date, he and my uncle got along beautifully… I only went on one date with him, but he was so brilliant and so amusing. He had beautiful eyes. He was very soulful. He was really good looking! I have a T-shirt [now] with his face on it… I didn’t go to bed with him then, but now I sleep with him occasionally at night. And it’s safer that way!

  5. Charles Krauthammer:

    When you say to the audience openly, ‘This election isn't about you, it's about me,’ when you're supposed to say, ‘It's all about you’…then you've gone over a line. what kind of person, even trying to make an amusing point, is going to say something like that, ‘Get my numbers up,’ basically, ‘I'm melting, I'm melting, help me out here,’.

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