1. [ verb ] produce laughter
Synonyms: express_mirth express_joy
Related terms: cry express_emotion chuckle giggle snicker convulse cackle bellylaugh cachinnate roar break_up bray guffaw ridicule laugh_off laugh_off joke laugher
2. [ noun ] the sound of laughing
Synonyms: laughter
Related terms: utterance hee-haw chortle giggle titter guffaw snicker cachinnation cackle
3. [ noun ] a facial expression characteristic of a person laughing

"his face wrinkled in a silent laugh of derision"

Related terms: facial_expression
4. [ noun ] a humorous anecdote or remark
Synonyms: joke gag jest yak wheeze jape
Related terms: wit dirty_joke shaggy_dog_story ethnic_joke belly_laugh one-liner funny_story sick_joke sight_gag in-joke punch_line joke joke gag
Similar spelling:   lag