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Synonyms for laughlæf, lɑf

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. laugh, laughter(noun)

    the sound of laughing

    Synonyms:
    laughter, jest, laugh, joke, jape, gag

    Antonyms:
    weep, cry

  2. laugh(noun)

    a facial expression characteristic of a person laughing

    Synonyms:
    laughter, jest, joke, jape, gag

    Antonyms:
    weep, cry

  3. joke, gag, laugh, jest, jape(verb)

    a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter

    Synonyms:
    prank, muzzle, caper, trick, antic, jest, gag, laughter, joke, jocularity, laugh, put-on, jape

    Antonyms:
    cry, weep

  4. laugh, express joy, express mirth(verb)

    produce laughter

    Synonyms:
    express joy, express mirth, laugh

    Antonyms:
    weep, cry

Wiktionary

  1. laugh(noun)

    To show mirth, satisfaction, or derision, by peculiar movement of the muscles of the face, particularly of the mouth, causing a lighting up of the face and eyes, and usually accompanied by the emission of explosive or chuckling sounds from the chest and throat; to indulge in laughter.

    Synonyms:
    chuckle, cackle, giggle, snigger, guffaw, cachinnation, snicker, titter, chortle

  2. laugh(verb)

    To be or appear cheerful, pleasant, mirthful, lively, or brilliant; to sparkle; to sport.

    Synonyms:
    joke, laughing stock

  3. laugh(verb)

    Synonyms:
    snicker, cackle, titter, chortle, chuckle, guffaw, giggle, snigger

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. laugh(n.)

    Synonyms:
    laughter, CACHINNATION, GUFFAW, ROAR

  2. laugh(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    SNICKER, GIGGLE, ROAR, TITTER

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

laughing, ris, laughter, iaugh, kidding, laughs, ri, funny, laughed, joke, itl, fun, smile, giggle, rice, laughlng


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