from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Entertaining or pleasing.
- adjective Arousing laughter.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Giving amusement; diverting.
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- verb Present participle of
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- adjective arousing or provoking laughter
- adjective providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining
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Susan found the term amusing, given the fact that she was only sixteen, and Maria herself probably just two or three years older.
This one, legally named Tracy Worcester - she insists on "Tracy" unless her lunch companion finds her title amusing - is currently having such a moment.
The alien puppet takes her apart in amusing fashion.
Even more amusing is that Featherston has what sounds like, at best, a minor role in Experimental Activity.
Liberal clergymen take themselves seriously; what makes this particularly amusing is that they are convinced that everyone else takes them seriously too.
What's amusing is that the GOP has not learned a single thing since their 08-butt-kicking!
What's amusing is that North Carolina voters are not known for being overly sensitive about bigoted campaign appeals.
What I find amusing is that you believe your position is the rational one.
What I find amusing is how Dems and Libs point the finger at Republicans and Conservatives, and hollar about how hateful and mean and out of touch with reality they are.
The guests at the ball turn in amusing performances, particularly Joseph Caley as the rakish, dry-humoured Adoncino, but the central couple have the best of the choreography.