Definition of 'cackle'
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Those who know her talk of her sense of humour and famously loud cackle of a laugh. Times, Sunday Times (2013)So let us cut through the cackle. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And he wants the cackle to be cut. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The cackle of laughter mixes with the crack of heads and human bones. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She is vivacious and prone to outbursts of cackling laughter. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He sat cackling with laughter as he read. The Sun (2010)Therefore, we should cut the cackle and get to the courses. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Nor is it because her cackling, humourless laugh puts my teeth on edge. The Sun (2008)I have to admit that my first instinct was an evil cackling laugh. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She rejected it at first, thinking naively she could continue being a political journalist until she heard the whole nation cackle with laughter. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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