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Verb: laugh  lãf
  1. Produce laughter
    - express joy, express mirth
Noun: laugh  lãf
  1. The sound of laughing
    - laughter
  2. A facial expression characteristic of a person laughing
    "his face wrinkled in a silent laugh of derision"
  3. A humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
    "thanks for the laugh";
    - joke, gag, jest, jape

Derived forms: laughing, laughed, laughs

See also: blackguard, laugh off

Type of: drollness, express emotion, express feelings, facial expression, facial gesture, humor [US], humour [Brit, Cdn], utterance, vocalization, wit, witticism, wittiness

Antonym: cry

Encyclopedia: Laugh, I Nearly Died