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fun meaning

EN[fʌn] [-ʌn]
US
WFun
  • Fun is the enjoyment of pleasure, particularly in leisure activities. Fun is an experience — short-term, often unexpected, informal, not cerebral and generally purposeless.
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    Definition of fun in English Dictionary

  • Noun
    1. amusement, enjoyment or pleasure.
      1. playful, often noisy, activity.
      2. VerbSGfunsPRfunningPT, PPfunned
        1. COL To tease, kid, poke fun at, make fun of.
          1. Hey, don't get bent out of shape over it; I was just funning you.
      3. AdjectiveCOMmore funCOMfunnerSUPmost funSUPfunnest
        1. INF enjoyable, amusing.
          1. We had a fun time at the party.
          2. He is such a fun person to be with.
        2. INF whimsical, flamboyant.
          1. This year's fashion style is much more fun than recent seasons.
      4. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • In all, 200,000 fun packs will be distributed at the three shows this year – the National Education Show, NDP Preview and on the day of the parade, Aug 9.
          • Please stop making fun of your sister and just help her!
          • “Martin dressed in head-to-toe Burberry and made fun of everyone else who tried to outdress him.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • The trailer for that movie makes it seem like it would be fun.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Nouns
            • Singularia tantum
              • Uncountable nouns
            • Verbs
            Related Links:
            1. fr fun
            2. en funeral
            3. en funny
            4. en functions
            5. en fund
            Source: Wiktionary
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            Meaning of fun for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "fun" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum. It's also a verb.
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