13 Funny (and Punny) Compliments That’ll Win Everyone Over
Who doesn't love a good pat on the back? Here, we've rounded up 13 funny compliments that are sure to make anyone's day.
Make someone’s day today
Receiving compliments is actually good for your health. It increases happiness, can make your relationships better, and helps to improve performance. Research has even found that giving someone a compliment is akin to giving someone cash. And since laughter really is the best medicine (that’s right, it can reduce stress and boost your immune system), there’s nothing better than giving a funny compliment. It’s free, kind and can make someone’s day. These are 13 of the funniest compliments to start doling out to the most important people in your life ASAP.
For the movie buff
Awards season is right around the corner, so what better way to serve up a funny compliment than with something Academy Award-themed. And if you’re talking to someone with a cheesy sense of humor, then this corny compliment will definitely cheer them up.
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For your confidant
Who’s the friend that makes you feel welcome, wanted, and comfortable? You know, someone who’s like a walking hug—kind of like a calming weighted blanket for your soul. They’re the one to text this compliment to right now.
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For your BFF
It may not be a gift, but this funny compliment is something free you can gift to your BFF at any time.
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For your crush
Not punny enough for you? How about: “You must be a banana because I find you very a-peeling.” Still no? “I love you from my head tomatoes.” Giving your crush a lighthearted, pun-filled compliment is never a bad idea.
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For the risk-taker
Got a friend who thrives on last-minute, crazy plans and adventure of any kind? Then this is one of those funny compliments that the rebel in your life is sure to appreciate.
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For that someone special
One part compliment, one part pickup line, letting someone know they’re on your mind from sun up to sun down—and then some—is right up there with the best compliments anyone can ever receive.
For your favourite Trekkie
This compliment is perfect for the person in your life who understands the line, “Beam me up, Scottie!” And while you’re at it, give these corny Star Wars jokes a try too!
For the foodie
Does a compliment get 99 per cent better by adding a pun, or is it just us?
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For the tech-lover
You’re sure to get an LOL by giving—or, better yet, by texting—this funny compliment. Pair it with a ridiculous GIF to upgrade to a LMAO.
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For the animal lover
“You’re owl I need.” “That’s the seal-iest thing I’ve ever heard!”
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For the mom in your life
If anyone could use a funny compliment, it’s a new mom or, better yet, your mom. And you don’t have to wait for Mother’s Day for it!
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For your spouse
Giving compliments is said to be the key to wedded bliss.
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For your frenemy
OK, so this one isn’t exactly as lovey-dovey as the rest. Yes, some compliments can actually be insults, but some situations might just call for a little jab!
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