Part of speech:
A short, spasmodic laugh.
A sly or derisive, partly stifled laugh
A hearty, boisterous burst of laughter.
An instance of giggling or tittering.
The act or sound of snorting
Words shouted or screamed.
Anything that provokes such a laugh, as a line in a play
To smirk is to make a conceited and arrogant facial expression or to smile in an arrogant way.
One, such as a joke, that causes such a laugh.
(Austral., N.Z., Informal) To treat (someone) to (a round of drinks, etc.)
To titter means to laugh or giggle in a somewhat suppressed way.
Something to be laughed at or joked about
Any similar sound
Gladness and merriment, especially when expressed by laughter.
The definition of a shriek is a high-pitched scream or cry often made when angry, scared or in pain.
A sound made in imitation of laughter.
(Archaic) A matter for or cause of laughter
(Intransitive) To smile, parting the lips so as to show the teeth.
To express with a smile
To crow is to make a loud and shrill cry, or to boast about something.
The definition of a riot is a violent uprising or wild disturbance by a crowd, or an outburst or torrent of uncontrolled feelings or emotions.
To say (something) while sobbing.
To break or separate into pieces.
The definition of a whimper is a soft, feeble cry, or an anticlimactic or mild ending.
To shed (tears) as an expression of emotion:
To utter or express with a silly, self-conscious, often coy smile:
To deride is defined as to laugh at or make fun of someone or something.
To jeer is defined as to make fun of in a mean or mocking way.
Scoff is defined as to mock or to scorn.
To quiz is defined as to test knowledge.
To feel or show deferential regard for; esteem or admire:
(Currying) To stretch on a beam, as a hide.
A sound suggesting the cry of an owl, especially the sound of a horn.
Mock is to tease someone or make someone the object of scorn, or to mimic or imitate someone to get laughs or to insult the person.
A loud, often silly laugh like a bray
(Informal) A person or thing considered hilariously funny
An amusing story.
Capable of transmitting a disease; contagious:
The definition of risible is a person or thing with the ability to laugh, is related to laughing or is funny.
Something forced into or put over the mouth to prevent speaking or crying out.
The state or quality of being hilarious
To talk in a rapid, tremulous manner expressive of agitation, timidity, etc.; chatter
A gaseous fuel, such as natural gas.
A sudden, unreasoning, hysterical fear, often spreading quickly
To cachinnate is to laugh loudly or laugh hard.
- Guffaw refers to loud, coarse laughter
- Snicker is used of a sly, half-suppressed laugh, as at another's discomfiture or a bawdy story
- Giggle and titter both refer to a laugh consisting of a series of rapid, high-pitched sounds, suggesting embarrassment, nervousness, or silliness, but giggle often implies an uncontrollabale fit of such laughter and titter implies a half-suppressed laugh, as a laugh of mild amusement suppressed in affected politeness
- Chuckle implies soft laughter in low tones, expressive of mild amusement or inward satisfaction
- Laugh is the general word for the sounds or exhalation made in expressing mirth, amusement, etc.
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