Speak and write with confidence.

To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (adjective) humorous

Synonyms: humorous, humourous Definition: full of or characterized by humor Usage: humorous stories; humorous cartoons; in a humorous vein

Hypernyms: tongue-in-cheek, bantering, facetious Definition: cleverly amusing in tone Usage: a bantering tone; facetious remarks; tongue-in-cheek advice

Hypernyms: buffoonish, clownish, clownlike, zany Definition: like a clown Usage: a buffoonish walk; a clownish face; a zany sense of humor

Hypernyms: funny, amusing, mirthful, risible, laughable, comic, comical Definition: arousing or provoking laughter Usage: 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

Hypernyms: droll Definition: comical in an odd or whimsical manner Usage: a droll little man with a quiet tongue-in-cheek kind of humor

Hypernyms: dry, wry, ironic, ironical Definition: humorously sarcastic or mocking Usage: dry humor; an ironic remark often conveys an intended meaning obliquely; an ironic novel; an ironical smile; with a wry Scottish wit

Hypernyms: ludicrous, ridiculous, farcical Definition: broadly or extravagantly humorous; resembling farce Usage: the wild farcical exuberance of a clown; ludicrous green hair

Hypernyms: Gilbertian Definition: wildly comic and improbable as in Gilbert and Sullivan operas Usage: a Gilbertian world people with foundlings and changelings- T.C.Worsley

Hypernyms: hilarious, uproarious, screaming Definition: marked by or causing boisterous merriment or convulsive laughter Usage: hilarious broad comedy; a screaming farce; uproarious stories

Hypernyms: joking, jesting, jocose, jocular Definition: characterized by jokes and good humor

Hypernyms: killing, sidesplitting Definition: very funny Usage: a killing joke; sidesplitting antics

Hypernyms: seriocomic, seriocomical Definition: mixing the serious with the comic with comic predominating Usage: a seriocomic novel

Hypernyms: slapstick Definition: characterized by horseplay and physical action Usage: slapstick style of humor

Hypernyms: tragicomic, tragicomical Definition: having pathetic as well as ludicrous characteristics Usage: her life...presented itself to me as a tragicomical adventure--Joseph Conrad

Hypernyms: waggish Definition: witty or joking Usage: Muskrat Castle as the house has been facetiously named by some waggish officer- James Fenimore Cooper

Hypernyms: witty Definition: combining clever conception and facetious expression Usage: his sermons were unpredictably witty and satirical as well as eloquent