Zany

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Zany Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a man who is a stupid incompetent fool
  • a buffoon in one of the old comedies; imitates others for ludicrous effect
  • like a clown; "a buffoonish walk"; "a clownish face"; "a zany sense of humor"
  • pungent adjectives of disesteem; "gave me a cockamamie reason for not going"; "wore a goofy hat"; "a silly idea"; "some wacky plan for selling more books"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a buffoon in one of the old comedies; imitates others for ludicrous effect ,
  • a man who is a stupid incompetent fool

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Zany'


  • Zany: Zany (an adjective meaning "bizarrely comical") may refer to: DJ Zany , a disc jockey. Bob Zany , an American stand-up comedian. Zany Golf , a ...
  • DJ Zany: DJ Zany (or just Zany; real name: Raoul van Grinsven) (born 11 May 1974, Veldhoven ) is a disc jockey and former member of Shadowlands ...
  • Nzanyi language: Nzanyi (also known as Njanyi, Nzangi, Njai, Njeny, Zani, Zany, Jeng, Jenge, Njei, Njeing, Kobotshi) is an Afro-Asiatic language spoken in ...
  • Zany Golf: Zany Golf, also known as Will Harvey's Zany Golf, is a video game with a fantasy take on miniature golf , developed by Sandcastle ...
  • Zany Brainy: Zany Brainy was a United States retail store chain owned by FAO Schwarz that sold educational toys and multi-media products aimed at ...
  • Bob Zany: Bob Zany (born Robert Earl Tetreault; September 11, 1961) is an American stand-up comedian . He is known for performing with his ...
  • Zany Afternoons: Zany Afternoons is a book containing a collection of some of illustrator Bruce McCall 's best comic paintings to 1982. It was published by ...
  • The Zany Adventures of Robin Hood: The Zany Adventures of Robin Hood (1984 ) is a parody film of the story of Robin Hood . Plot: In not-so-merry-old-England during the 13th ...

Zany Sample Sentences in News


  • Federal Eye: WATCH | Jimmy Kimmel uses Sen. Coburn’s ‘Wastebook’ for ‘Expenditure or Stoner?’ quiz
    Can you guess whether these zany-sounding projects were real government expenditures or stoner ideas? Read more on this news related to 'Zany'
  • Fergie records zany video
    Fergie re-launched her solo career in September, and now it seems we can expect to see the first video for her new single 'L.A. Love (La La)' imminently. The pop star - best known for being one fourth of The Black Eyed Peas - was snapped filming a colourful music video in Los Angeles on top of a huge bus in her typical zany style. Read more on this news related to 'Zany'
  • Fun, zany, yearly sailing trips
    You might think a self-styled "shoelace cop," a turquoise fish, and a mouthful of pearls would have little in common. Read more on this news related to 'Zany'

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