from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A comical or whimsical quality.
- noun A comical or whimsical way of acting, talking, or behaving.
- noun The act of joking; clowning.
- noun Something, such as a story, that is comical or whimsical.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The conduct of a droll, buffoon, or wag; something done to raise mirth; sportive tricks; buffoonery; fun.
- noun The character of being droll; comicalness; humor.
- noun Comical action, as in a dramatic representation; something used or done to excite mirth.
- noun A comic picture.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun The quality of being droll; sportive tricks; buffoonery; droll stories; comical gestures or manners.
- noun obsolete, obsolete, obsolete, obsolete Something which serves to raise mirth.
- noun obsolete, obsolete, obsolete A puppet show; also, a puppet.
- noun obsolete A lively or comic picture.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun comical quality.
- noun amusing behaviour.
- noun something humorous, funny or comical.
- noun archaic a puppet show; a comic play or entertainment; a comic picture; a caricature.
- noun a joke; a funny story.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a comic incident or series of incidents
- noun a quaint and amusing jest
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