Laugh

Pronunciation of Laugh
/lˈaf/, /lˈaf/, /l_ˈa_f/

Antonyms for laugh:

face, pout, wail, groan, grimace, scowl, mouth, frown, weep, cry, moan.

Synonyms for laugh:

Sense 1

dis, canned laughter, twit, merriment, belly laugh, sarcastic, sass, lampoon, razz, mirth, walk over, heehaw, cachinnation, snigger, sarcasm, disparage, cachinnate, ridicule, jeering, self-mockery.

Sense 2

custard pie, mock, disrespect, gibe, scorn, absurdity, deride, mockery, scoff, snort, gale, bray, jeer.

Sense 3

burlesque, quiz, hoot, riot, dishonor, send up.

Sense 4

gas, crack-up.

Sense 5

blow off.

Sense 6

peal, panic.

Sense 7

tease, roar, howl.

chortle

chuckle.

chuckle

snigger, snicker, chortle.

cluck

cackle.

giggle

titter, snicker, chuckle.

grin

smile.

play

hilarity.

ridicule

twit.

roar

guffaw.

titter

giggle.

Other synonyms and related words:

chortle, one-liner, cachinnate, prank, mockery, disrespect, titter, pleasantry, mock, twit, snigger, gas, guffaw, lampoon, snicker, belly laugh, scorn, trick, roar, tease, Yuk, giggle, merriment, wisecrack, jeer, caper, deride, dishonor, gibe, laugh at, witticism, razz, panic, crack-up, boff, scoff, snort, muzzle, waggery, hilarity, ridicule, disparage, smile, heehaw, sneer, jocularity, antic, laughing, boffola, mirth, quip, hoot, cachinnation, riot, scream, cackle, absurdity, jeering, chuckle, howl.

Sense 1 (noun)

peal.

Sense 2 (noun)

cackle, cachinnate, heehaw, guffaw.

Sense 3 (noun)

deride, mockery, jeer, lampoon, scoff, burlesque, gibe, quiz, ridicule, twit, jeering, custard pie, mock.

amusement (noun)

laughter.

chuckle (noun)

mirth, Yuk, smile, titter, howl, guffaw, chortle, snort, giggle, belly laugh, cachinnation, snicker, cackle, snigger, roar.

communication (noun)

laughter.

laugh (noun)

express mirth, gag, yak, express joy, laughter, wheeze, joke, jape, jest.

laughter (noun)

crack-up.

expressing amusement, happiness (verb)

chortle, scream, snort, guffaw, giggle, snicker, roar, chuckle, titter, cachinnate, howl.

Usage examples for laugh:

  • She no laugh no more like she used. - "Just Patty", Jean Webster.
  • Virginia did not laugh. - "The Crisis, Complete", Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009.

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