funny peculiar


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funny-peculiar

Strange, as opposed to humorous (the most common meaning of "funny"). That play sure is funny. Funny-peculiar, I mean—I don't know that I could sit through it again.

funny peculiar

odd; eccentric. (As opposed to funny ha-ha.) I didn't mean that Mrs. Peters is funny ha-ha. She's weird—funny peculiar in fact. His face is sort of funnyfunny peculiar, that is.
See also: funny, peculiar
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She'd concluded funny peculiar, yes, funny ha-ha, no.
Living proof if it were needed that there's a big difference between funny ha-ha and funny peculiar.
He's had an amazing time, he assures me when we meet, although reading between the lines of his autobiography, Funny Peculiar, his path to happiness hasn't always run smooth.
MIKE Stott's multi-award-winning classic Funny Peculiar, right, comes to Darlington Civic Theatre next week, from Monday to Saturday, February 11.
CORONATION Street stars Craig Grazey, Vicky Entwistle and Suzanne Shaw headline the revival of award-winning comedy Funny Peculiar at Leicester's Curve.
* FUNNY PECULIAR: How can anyone create humour out of tragedy and death?
The extra words are funny ha ha and funny peculiar such as bahookie, edgy and malky - not to mention classic phrases 'gonnae no dae that' and 'pure dead brilliant'.
funny peculiar disc at times, wry, witty and in its own subtle fashion, warm and friendly.
The funny (that's funny ha ha, not funny peculiar) lady talks about
Frenzied fantasy, as much funny peculiar as funny ha-ha.
This stage production is a funny old thing in both senses of the word, but leaning rather more to funny peculiar than funny hilarious.
* Funny Peculiar, Monday, February 6-Saturday, February 11.
"I hope I'm just having a dream in the shower." John Baxter, Beith, said: "The woman on the Hotline who thought Ian Ferguson had paid a week's wages towards the aeroplane banner that wound up Neil Lennon in Australia was guilty of being funny peculiar instead of funny ha-ha."
Lenny has discussed all these funny ha ha and funny peculiar differences during this current tour, which also sees the return of a few favourite characters from the original Lenny Henry Show, including Mr Lister and The Wolfman.