An inherently funny word is a word which can be found amusing without any
given context, for reasons ranging from onomatopoeia to phonosemantics.
Robert Beard's The 100 Funniest Words in English contains the 100 funniest
words in English 50 of which are listed below. There are easily 1000 funny words
About the Word: Bumfuzzle may have begun as dumfound, which was then
altered first into dumfoozle and then into bumfoozle. Dumfound (or dumbfound) ...
It actually refers to when someone mixes two different languages together like, “I
quiero a side of meatballs with my macaronic…I'm saying it incorrecto, aren't I.”.
May 20, 2014 ... While this word sounds like something funny or possibly cute, it is actually
referring to a long, dangerous knife. It was first used in reference to ...
Learn 40 funny English vocabulary words like squabble, ramshackle, and
hoodwink – with pronunciation practice!
Feb 19, 2009 ... By: The Lexiteria. LEWISBURG, Pa., Feb. 19 2009 - The Lexiteria has announced
the publication of The 100 Funniest Words in English by Dr.
Aug 12, 2011 ... Some words just make us laugh, even though we might not consciously know
why. Try using one of these time-tested terms when it fits.
Inherently Funny is a free, searchable database of inherently funny words,
sayings, phrases, people, animals, and other things.
Sometimes new words can be a lot of fun. This glossary contains three types of
fun words: words that are unusually specific and therefore perfect for certain ...