from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A comical or whimsical quality.
- n. A comical or whimsical way of acting, talking, or behaving.
- n. The act of joking; clowning.
- n. Something, such as a story, that is comical or whimsical.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. comical quality.
- n. amusing behaviour.
- n. something humorous, funny or comical.
- n. a puppet show; a comic play or entertainment; a comic picture; a caricature.
- n. a joke; a funny story.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality of being droll; sportive tricks; buffoonery; droll stories; comical gestures or manners.
- n. Something which serves to raise mirth.
- n. A puppet show; also, a puppet.
- n. A lively or comic picture.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The conduct of a droll, buffoon, or wag; something done to raise mirth; sportive tricks; buffoonery; fun.
- n. The character of being droll; comicalness; humor.
- n. Comical action, as in a dramatic representation; something used or done to excite mirth.
- n. A comic picture.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a comic incident or series of incidents
- n. a quaint and amusing jest
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