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Synonyms for laugh
læf, lɑf

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. laugh, laughter(noun)

    the sound of laughing

    Synonyms:
    laughter, jest, joke, jape, gag

    Antonyms:
    weep, cry

  2. laugh(noun)

    a facial expression characteristic of a person laughing

    "his face wrinkled in a silent laugh of derision"

    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

    "he told a very funny joke"; "he knows a million gags"; "thanks for the laugh"; "he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest"; "even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point"

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

    Antonyms:
    cry, weep

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

    produce laughter

    Synonyms:
    express joy, express mirth

    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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. laugh

    Synonyms:
    mock at, ridicule, deride

Editors Contribution

  1. smile, giggle

    Submitted by anonymous on April 16, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. laugh(n.)

    Synonyms:
    laughter, CACHINNATION, GUFFAW, ROAR

  2. laugh(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    SNICKER, GIGGLE, ROAR, TITTER

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. laugh(v)

    Synonyms:
    cachinnate, roar, giggle, snicker, titter, chuckle, grin, twitter, cackle, chortle, hawhaw

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How to use laugh in a sentence?

  1. Hilary Duff:

    We have such a great kid, and we’re both so obsessed with him, we are good friends and we laugh a lot, and we have a great communication.

  2. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    The highest level of awareness is the irony of sarcasm corroding pride, insight in a crying laugh. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  3. James Pyle:

    My goal was 1,000 views, i just wanted people to take a look at the listing and smile, laugh and have fun with it. The reaction has been a lot of fun.

  4. Agbetuya Babatope Samuel:

    When I get their money I laugh to the bank, i wish it would continue for a long time.

  5. Author Unknown:

    When you laugh, be sure to laugh at what people do and not at what people are.

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