- (enjoyment, amusement) amusement, diversion, enjoyment, a laugh, pleasure
- (playful, often noisy, activity) boisterousness, horseplay, rough and tumble
- French: amusement
- German: Spaß, Vergnügen, Amüsement
- Italian: divertimento
- Portuguese: divertimento, diversão
- Russian: поте́ха
- Spanish: diversión, gracia
- (informal) enjoyable, amusing
- We had a fun time at the party.
- He is such a fun person to be with.
- 2016 January 11, Tom Bateman, quoted in Nigel Hunt, "Jekyll and Hyde, TV revamp of Robert Louis Stevenson classic, debuts on CBC-TV" ↗ CBC News, Canada:
- He's the liberated character that everyone wants to be, so he was very fun to play
- (informal) whimsical, flamboyant
- This year's fashion style is much more fun than recent seasons.
- French: amusant
- German: lustig, spaßig; to be fun: Spaß machen
- Italian: divertente
- Portuguese: divertido
- Russian: заба́вный
- Spanish: divertido
fun (funs, present participle funning; past and past participle funned)
- (colloquial) To tease, kid, poke fun at, make fun of.
- Hey, don't get bent out of shape over it; I was just funning you.
- French: amuser