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Chuckle

Pronunciation of Chuckle
/t͡ʃˈʌkə͡l/, /t‍ʃˈʌkə‍l/, /tʃ_ˈʌ_k_əl/

Antonyms for chuckle:

groan, wail, moan.

Synonyms for chuckle:

Sense 1

merriment, mirth, hilarity, canned laughter, scoff, jeering.

Sense 2

bray, snort, gale.

Sense 3

hoot.

Sense 6

peal.

Sense 7

roar, howl.

chortle

hee-haw.

cluck

cackle.

giggle

titter.

snicker

snicker.

titter

giggle.

Sense 1 (noun)

roar, scoff, howl, hoot.

Sense 2 (noun)

laughter.

amusement (noun)

laughter.

chortle (noun)

laugh, giggle.

chuckle (noun)

laugh softly, chortle.

snigger (noun)

snigger.

giggle (verb)

chortle, titter, snigger, snicker, laugh, hee-haw, cackle, guffaw.

Usage examples for chuckle:

  • " I heard you was lookin' for me," she said, with a chuckle, " but you seemed kind o' s'prised after all." - "Stories of the Foot-hills", Margaret Collier Graham.
  • He thought of his journey with a chuckle. - "The Turnstile", A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason.
  • " Maybe what happened'll teach ye a lesson, but I got m' doubts," interposed the old trapper with a chuckle. - "Swamp Island", Mildred A. Wirt.

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