Word:   
Rhymes   Near rhymes   Phrase rhymes   Synonyms / Related   Phrases   Example sentences   Descriptive words   [Definitions]   Similar sound   Same consonants  

Definitions of slapstick:
  • noun:   acoustic device consisting of two paddles hinged together; used by an actor to make a loud noise without inflicting injury when striking someone
  • noun:   a boisterous comedy with chases and collisions and practical jokes
  • adjective:   characterized by horseplay and physical action
    Example: "Slapstick style of humor"

Related words...
(New!) Usage examples...
Descriptive words...

Search for slapstick at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

See slapstick used in context: 11 definitions

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2019 Datamuse