Definitions for hilarioushɪˈlɛər i əs, -ˈlær-, haɪ-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word hilarious

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hilarious, screaming(a), uproarious(adj)

    marked by or causing boisterous merriment or convulsive laughter

    "hilarious broad comedy"; "a screaming farce"; "uproarious stories"

Wiktionary

  1. hilarious(Adjective)

    Very funny; causing great merriment and laughter.

  2. Origin: From hilaris, from ἱλαρός, from ἵλαος.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hilarious(adj)

    mirthful; noisy; merry

  2. Origin: [L. hilaris, hilarus, Gr. ; cf. gracious, kindly.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Hilarious

    hi-lā′ri-us, adj. gay: very merry.—adv. Hilā′riously.—n. Hilar′ity, gaiety: pleasurable excitement. [L. hilaris—Gr. hilaros, cheerful.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hilarious in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hilarious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michelle Collins:

    I swear to God it was hilarious.

  2. Bryanna Reid:

    Q: Why did blondes vote for Clinton? A: They didn't know how to read and thought she can make their life hilarious!

  3. Adam Tichauer:

    I thought, 'Wouldn't it be hilarious if we rented out a sleep-away camp and invited our friends,' we could play all the activities like we did as kids ... and maybe party at night.

  4. Holly Marsh:

    Donna's offer was just so compelling and the fact that she offered 60 days of rent back for free, which is practically unheard of, and then the pizza part was just hilarious. It just goes to show they really did something to stand out among the offers.

  5. Jonathan Gheller:

    Coming from code, it’s just unfortunate.These are hard, hard problems.It isn’t easy to programmatically figure out if a picture has a ton of Likes because it’s hilarious, astounding, or heartbreaking. [The Year in Review feature is] awesome for a lot of people, but clearly in this case we brought him grief rather than joy.

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