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Synonyms for zanyˈzeɪ ni

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. zany(noun)

    a buffoon in one of the old comedies; imitates others for ludicrous effect

    Synonyms:
    cuckoo, jackass, goose, goof, fathead, bozo, twat, goofball

    Antonyms:
    unhumorous, humorless, wise, humourless

  2. fathead, goof, goofball, bozo, jackass, goose, cuckoo, twat, zany(adj)

    a man who is a stupid incompetent fool

    Synonyms:
    slit, cat, hombre, zany, fathead, jackass, snatch, cunt, clown, merry andrew, buffoon, goose, jack, twat, bozo, cuckoo, pussy, puss, goof, guy, goofball

    Antonyms:
    humorless, humourless, unhumorous, wise

  3. cockamamie, cockamamy, goofy, sappy, silly, wacky, whacky, zany(adj)

    ludicrous, foolish

    Synonyms:
    slaphappy, crackers, light-headed, ridiculous, round the bend, lightheaded, nutty, punch-drunk, dotty, featherbrained, sappy, kooky, daft, bats, empty-headed, clownish, airheaded, fruity, nuts, bonkers, clownlike, cracked, haywire, wacky, loco, kookie, buggy, zany, silly, goofy, pathetic, dizzy, batty, cockamamy, loony, barmy, cockamamie, buffoonish, around the bend, balmy, giddy, loopy, whacky

    Antonyms:
    wise, humourless, unhumorous, humorless

  4. buffoonish, clownish, clownlike, zany(adj)

    like a clown

    Synonyms:
    goofy, sappy, buffoonish, clownlike, silly, whacky, clownish, wacky, cockamamy, zany, cockamamie

    Antonyms:
    unhumorous, humorless, humourless, wise

Wiktionary

  1. zany(noun)

    Synonyms:
    wacky

  2. zany(adjective)

    ludicrously or incongruously comical

    Synonyms:
    wacky

  3. zany(adjective)

    bizarre, clownish

    Synonyms:
    wacky

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. zany(n.)

    Synonyms:
    buffoon, clown, mountebank, jester, droll, merry-andrew, harlequin, punch, punchinello, scaramouch, fool, jack-pudding, pickle-herring


Translations for zany

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  • حمقاء, أحمق, مهرجArabic
  • bláznivýCzech
  • durchgeknallt, verrücktGerman
  • alocado, chiflado, disparatadoSpanish
  • hullunkurinenFinnish
  • loufoqueFrench
  • gealtach, craiceáilteIrish
  • demenzialeItalian
  • ellevillNorwegian
  • сумасше́дший, заба́вный, фигля́рский, прико́льный, кло́унский, смешно́й, коми́ческий, идио́тский, чумово́й, поте́шныйRussian
  • அறிவிலிTamil

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