There are certain words that make me chuckle when I hear them, even if they're not supposed to be humorous. For example: highfalutin. Nothing really funny about the definition, obviously, but for some reason it just makes me smile. Others on my short-list include: rigmarole, doula, orangutan, curmudgeon, and Oscillococcinum (which always has me adding an additional cinuminuminum at the end).
Lately, my favorite funny sounding word has been bobblehead. Though not actually referred to as such,... READ ON