(adjective, verb)


1. providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining

- an amusing speaker

Similar word(s): interesting, amusive, diverting

2. arousing or provoking laughter

- an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls

- an amusing fellow

Similar word(s): humorous, humourous, comic, comical, funny, laughable, mirthful, risible

Sentences with amusing as an adjective:

- The film has some amusing moments, but it is unlikely to make you laugh out loud.


1. present participle of amuse