comical

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Comical \Com"ic*al\, adjective

1. Relating to comedy.

They deny it to be tragical because its catastrophe is a wedding, which hath ever been accounted comical. --Gay.

2. Exciting mirth; droll; laughable; as, a comical story. "Comical adventures." --Dryden.

Syn: Humorous; laughable; funny. See {Droll}. -- {Com"ic*al*ly}, adverb -- {Com"ic*al"ness}, noun

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

comical

adjective

1: arousing or provoking laughter; "an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls"; "an amusing fellow"; "a comic hat"; "a comical look of surprise"; "funny stories that made everybody laugh"; "a very funny writer"; "it would have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much"; "a mirthful experience"; "risible courtroom antics" [syn: {amusing}, {comic}, {comical}, {funny}, {laughable}, {mirthful}, {risible}]


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