Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Causing or deserving laughter or derision.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Worthless; worthy of contempt or derision.
  • adj. Fitted to excite laughter; humorous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Fitted to excite laughter

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Exciting or fitted to excite laughter: as, a laughable story; a laughable scene.
  • Synonyms Ridiculous, Comical, etc. See ludicrous.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. incongruous;inviting ridicule
  • adj. arousing or provoking laughter

Etymologies

From laugh +‎ -able. (Wiktionary)

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