Risible describes something that is laughable or amusing, like seeing a very large man trying to get into a very tiny car.

Risible is a fun word to say (it rhymes with visible), but it's just not used all that much, maybe because it's a little formal. But if you started saying the word risible all the time, that itself might be kind of risible. Fun — and less stuffy — synonyms include amusing, comic, comical, funny, laughable, and mirthful.

Definitions of risible

adj arousing or provoking laughter

risible courtroom antics”
amusing, comic, comical, funny, laughable, mirthful
humorous, humourous
full of or characterized by humor

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