French translation of 'amusing'
- (= funny)
- [story, anecdote, suggestion]
- [incident, moment, comedy]
Example Sentences Including 'amusing'
Then, too, Mr Halloran said startling and amusing things.Death of an Unknown Man
He wrote frequently: long, affectionate, amusing letters recounting the latest gossip from the set.The Image of Laura
They discussed his work, and she told him several amusing anecdotes about Chief Milligan which he hadn't heard before.AMAGANSETT (2004)
Trends of 'amusing'
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- (= cause to laugh)
⇒ The idea obviously amused him.
L'idée l'amusait manifestement beaucoup.
- (= entertain, occupy)
⇒ We had to keep thinking of things to amuse her.
Nous devions en permanence chercher de quoi de la distraire.to amuse o.s. with sth
s'occuper avec qchto amuse o.s. by doing sth
s'occuper en faisant qch
Example Sentences Including 'amuse'
He made it into a major production, just to amuse me, I was sure.Web of Dreams
She loved trinkets and the gipsy association would amuse her.The Black Opal
She can't imagine a way to amuse a person except to buy them things.A Roomful of Birds - Scottish short stories 1990
'amusing' in Other Languages
Translation of amusing from the Collins English to French Dictionary