[ verb ] produce laughter
Used in print(Clayton C. Barbeau, The Ikon....)
`` Oh , the_French are a very curious people '' , Pierre had laughed .(Tristram Coffin, Not to the Swift....)
Mickie laughed .(Francis Pollini, Night....)
He laughed , suddenly , feeling a surge of power telling him of his hold over them , seeing himself before them , receiving utmost respect and attention .(Guy Endore, Voltaire! Voltaire!...)
`` A learned man '' ? the bandit laughs in his face .(Howard Fast, April Morning....)
It was the first time any of us had laughed since the morning began .
[ noun ] the sound of laughing
Used in print(Ann Hebson, The Lattimer Legend....)
And the old_man had given a sly and wicked laugh and said , `` Hell , yes !(John Dos Passos, Midcentury....)
She gave the nastiest laugh I ever heard .
`` Oh he 's just an international spy '' , Eileen would shout with her screechy laugh .(W. H. Gass, "The Pedersen Kid," in The...)
I always felt the memory was present in both of them , stirring in their chests like a laugh or a growl , as eager as an animal to be out .(Arthur Miller, "The Prophecy," in The Best...)
He had a deep voice which was full of good food she had cooked , and good_humor ; an explosive laugh which always carried everything before it .
[ noun ] a facial expression characteristic of a person laughing
"his face wrinkled in a silent laugh of derision"