from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Causing laughter or amusement.
- adj. Intended or designed to amuse.
- adj. Strangely or suspiciously odd; curious.
- adj. Tricky or deceitful.
- n. Informal A joke; a witticism.
- n. Comic strips.
- n. The section of a newspaper containing comic strips.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A joke.
- n. A narrow boat for sculling.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Droll; comical; amusing; laughable; inciting laughter.
- n. A clinkerbuit, narrow boat for sculling.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Such as to afford fun or excite mirth; amusing; comical; ludicrous.
- Such as to cause surprise or perplexity; curious; strange; odd; queer: as, it is funny he never told me of his marriage.
- Synonyms Comical, Laughable, etc. See ludicrous.
- n. A light clinker-built pleasure-boat, with a pair of sculls. It is long and narrow, and is used for racing.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. not as expected
- adj. beyond or deviating from the usual or expected
- adj. experiencing odd bodily sensations
- n. an account of an amusing incident (usually with a punch line)
- adj. arousing or provoking laughter
From fun.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From fun + -y. (Wiktionary)
Perhaps a jocular use of funny. See above. (Wiktionary)