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"comical" in British English

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comicaladjective

uk   /ˈkɒm.ɪ.kəl/ us   /ˈkɑː.mɪ.kəl/
funny in a strange or silly way: He looked so comical in that hat.
comically
adverb uk   /ˈkɒm.ɪ.kəl.i/ us   /ˈkɑː.mɪ.kəl.i/
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comicaladjective

us   /ˈkɑm·ɪ·kəl/
making you want to laugh; amusing: Tell me the truth – do I look comical (= strange or foolish) in this hat?
(Definition of comical from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “comical”
in Arabic هَزَلي…
in Korean 웃기는…
in Portuguese cômico…
in Catalan còmic…
in Japanese こっけいな…
in Chinese (Simplified) 古怪可笑的, 滑稽的…
in Turkish gülünç, komik, acayip…
in Russian потешный, забавный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 古怪可笑的, 滑稽的…
in Italian comico…
in Polish komiczny…
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