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amusing 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
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Causing laughter or providing entertainment,
  1. Causing laughter or providing entertainment
    • - such a likable, amusing man!

  1. providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining; "an amusing speaker"; "a diverting story"
  2. 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 ...
  3. (amusingly) in an entertaining and amusing manner; "Hollywood has grown too sophisticated to turn out anything really amusingly bad these days"
  4. (amused) pleasantly occupied; "We are not amused" -Queen Victoria
  5. Amusement is the state of experiencing humorous and usually entertaining events or situations, and is associated with enjoyment, happiness, laughter and pleasure. The word "Amuse" is so named from the opposite of "Muse" -to learn or to think.
  6. entertaining; funny, hilarious
  7. (amused) referring to someone who is in a state of being entertained