plural nounNorth American
A section of a newspaper containing comics and humorous matter.
- Scott nodded and turned to go back to his funny papers and the sports news.
- ‘Since I was a little kid, I used to read the funny papers with my grandfather,’ says Baker, who grew up in New York City.
- But first, Doc offers this critique of the funny papers in the Times.
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Syllabification: fun·ny pa·pers
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