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Synonyms for chuckleˈtʃʌk əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chortle, chuckle(verb)

    a soft partly suppressed laugh

    chortle, chuckle

  2. chuckle, chortle, laugh softly(verb)

    laugh quietly or with restraint

    chortle, laugh softly, chuckle


  1. chuckle(noun)

    titter, giggle, chortle, snigger

  2. chuckle(verb)

    To laugh quietly or inwardly.

    giggle, titter, chortle, snigger

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. chuckle(v. n.)

    giggle, titter, laugh (convulsively, in triumph or in derision)

  2. chuckle(v. n.)

    exult, triumph, crow

  3. chuckle(n.)

    giggle, titter, laughter (half suppressed), chuckling

Translations for chuckle

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  • кискане, кудкудякам, хихикане, хихикам, кискам сеBulgarian
  • kichernGerman
  • subridiEsperanto
  • cocorear, reír entre dientesSpanish
  • kaakattaa, hekottaa, myhäilläFinnish
  • glousser, ricanerie, ricanerFrench
  • kuncogHungarian
  • くすくす笑い, けらけら笑うJapanese
  • pisu naguKannada
  • grinniken, gegrinnik, kakelenDutch
  • klukke, småle, klukkle, klukklatter, sitte og more segNorwegian
  • chichot, chichotaćPolish
  • gracejarPortuguese
  • посме́иваться, хихи́кнуть, хихи́кать, куда́хтать, хихи́каньеRussian
  • kackla, skrockaSwedish
  • உள்ளூர ஏற்படும் சிரிப்புTamil
  • منہ دبا ہنسناUrdu

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