Definition of comical adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈkɒmɪkl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːmɪkl//
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funny or amusing, especially because it is strange or ridiculous Word Originlate Middle English (in the sense ‘relating to or in the style of comedy’): from Latin comicus from Greek kōmikos, from kōmos ‘revel’ + -al.Extra examples He is a faintly comical figure who fears being made fun of. He is a slightly comical figure. What made it so comical was that their hats kept falling off.
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