|1.||[ noun ] activities that are enjoyable or amusing|
"I do it for the fun of it" "he is fun to have around"
|2.||[ adjective ] providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining|
|Synonyms:||amusing diverting amusive|
"an amusing speaker" "a diverting story" "a fun thing to do"
|3.||[ noun ] verbal wit (often at another's expense but not to be taken seriously)|
"he became a figure of fun"
|Related terms:||wit drollery pun waggery jocosity|
|4.||[ noun ] violent and excited activity|
"she asked for money and then the fun began" (colloquial) "they began to fight like fun"
|Related terms:||activity colloquialism|
|5.||[ noun ] a disposition to find (or make) causes for amusement|
"her playfulness surprised me" "he was fun to be with"
|Related terms:||frivolity humor facetiousness impertinence friskiness impishness playful unplayful|