Hereof, what is a funny word? funny words. Bumfuzzle — To confuse someone. Lollygag — To dawdle or be overly slow. Nudiustertian — The recent past (literally “the day before yesterday”). Brouhaha — An overexcited response. Likewise, what are some weird words? 75 Weird Words Every Word Nerd Will Appreciate. 26. Woebegone. If you know that "woe" is a word for sadness, then it might seem like woebegone is a term for wanting sadness to go away. But since "begone" is actually an old word for being within something, it turns out that woebegone is actually one of the funniest words for being in a sad state. "/>Very funny in other words