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1. funny

adjective. ['ˈfʌni'] arousing or provoking laughter.

Synonyms

  • amusing
  • mirthful
  • humorous
  • risible
  • humourous
  • comic
  • comical

Antonyms

  • matched
  • even
  • usual
  • exact

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fun (English)
  • fon (Middle English (1100-1500))

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  • trombone
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  • overthrown
  • overgrown
  • overblown
  • morricone
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  • homegrown
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  • scavone
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  • outgrown
  • mcglone
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  • latrone
  • hipbone
  • dragone
  • dethrone
  • cyclone

Example sentences of the word funny-bone


1. Noun Phrase
Tickle her funny bone to turn her sadness into laughter.

2. Noun Phrase
Hangnails are up there with the agony of hitting your funny bone and stubbing your toe.

2. funny

adjective. ['ˈfʌni'] beyond or deviating from the usual or expected.

Synonyms

  • odd
  • rummy
  • strange
  • peculiar
  • queer
  • rum
  • unusual
  • singular

Antonyms

  • incurious
  • uninquiring
  • uninterested
  • exhausted

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fun (English)
  • fon (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. funny

adjective. ['ˈfʌni'] not as expected.

Synonyms

  • questionable
  • suspect
  • fishy
  • suspicious

Antonyms

  • nondrinker
  • native
  • familiarity
  • nativeness

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fun (English)
  • fon (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. funny

adjective. ['ˈfʌni'] experiencing odd bodily sensations.

Synonyms

  • sick

Antonyms

  • general
  • nonspecific

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fun (English)
  • fon (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. funny

noun. ['ˈfʌni'] an account of an amusing incident (usually with a punch line).

Synonyms

  • jape
  • gag
  • laugh
  • jest
  • good story
  • funny remark
  • joke

Antonyms

  • heterosexual
  • bisexual
  • unusualness
  • common

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fun (English)
  • fon (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. bone

noun. ['ˈboʊn'] rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates.

Synonyms

  • bare bone
  • manubrium
  • tarsal
  • astragal
  • horn
  • coronoid process
  • ischial bone
  • costa
  • palatine
  • osseous tissue
  • sinciput
  • round bone
  • fetter bone
  • dentine
  • ilium
  • pubis
  • marrow
  • long bone
  • braincase
  • turbinate
  • wrist bone
  • os ischii
  • sphenoid
  • skull
  • arcus zygomaticus
  • os pubis
  • membrane bone
  • collarbone
  • os breve
  • sesamoid bone
  • tarsal bone
  • ground substance
  • carpal
  • occiput
  • shoulder blade
  • talus
  • scapula
  • matrix
  • modiolus
  • bonelet
  • os sphenoidale
  • intercellular substance
  • anklebone
  • tail bone
  • clavicle
  • sutural bone
  • temporal bone
  • gladiolus
  • tympanic bone
  • calcaneus
  • skullcap
  • phalanx
  • zygomatic bone
  • os temporale
  • vomer
  • astragalus
  • socket
  • turbinal
  • cheekbone
  • ethmoid
  • os sesamoideum
  • os nasale
  • cuboid bone
  • zygoma
  • ossicle
  • endoskeleton
  • bone marrow
  • zygomatic
  • sphenoid bone
  • pastern
  • processus coronoideus
  • metacarpal bone
  • short bone
  • condyle
  • centrum
  • palatine bone
  • jugal bone
  • turbinate bone
  • hipbone
  • os tarsi fibulare
  • ramus
  • nasal bone
  • os longum
  • vertebra
  • ossiculum
  • lacrimal bone
  • os palatinum
  • ethmoid bone
  • carpal bone
  • metatarsal
  • shoulder bone
  • corpus sternum
  • innominate bone
  • ischium
  • lamella
  • cannon bone
  • hyoid bone
  • sesamoid
  • breastbone
  • os
  • pubic bone
  • marrowbone
  • jaw
  • cranium
  • metacarpal
  • fishbone
  • sacrum
  • furcula
  • cartilage bone
  • dentin
  • hyoid
  • sternum
  • xiphoid process
  • os hyoideum
  • collagen
  • zygomatic arch
  • rib
  • nasal
  • tooth
  • bone cell
  • calvaria
  • brainpan
  • malar
  • malar bone
  • os zygomaticum
  • connective tissue
  • coccyx
  • Wormian bone
  • heelbone

Antonyms

  • lower
  • underdress
  • dress down
  • undress

Etymology

  • bon (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ban (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. bone

noun. ['ˈboʊn'] the porous calcified substance from which bones are made.

Synonyms

  • animal material
  • os

Antonyms

  • lie down
  • go to bed
  • turn in

Etymology

  • bon (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ban (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. bone

adjective. ['ˈboʊn'] consisting of or made up of bone.

Synonyms

  • bony

Antonyms

  • Lady
  • noblewoman

Etymology

  • bon (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ban (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. bone

verb. ['ˈboʊn'] study intensively, as before an exam.

Synonyms

  • drum
  • swot up
  • swot
  • study
  • bone up
  • hit the books
  • grind away
  • mug up
  • get up

Antonyms

  • full
  • integrated
  • undiluted
  • cold

Etymology

  • bon (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ban (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. bone

verb. ['ˈboʊn'] remove the bones from.

Synonyms

  • remove
  • withdraw
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • chromatic color
  • spread
  • colorful
  • blacken

Etymology

  • bon (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ban (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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