Definition of 'laughter'
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She gave fun and laughter to our lives for 14 years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Together they yield laughter, tears and sheer delight in a bespoke production that can send you out on a high. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The Bake Off family have given me so much joy and laughter. The Sun (2016)His family said that he was'like a beautiful angel' whose short life brought joy and laughter. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Holidays should be magical - full of fun and laughter - especially when you go with the whole family. The Sun (2016)The music was cut off and there was just the sound of laughter. The Sun (2011)There was just chaos and noise and laughter. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We know that tears and laughter come from recognition. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There are times of laughter and joy with songs and music and drama. A Channel of Peace (1993)Wealth is discernible in the pale laughter lines set in a deep mahogany tan. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We can only hope that hysterical laughter will make a comeback. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There was laughter and tears and wonder and mystery. Fools Rush In - A Call to Christian Clowning (1993)There was fun and laughter along with pride and tears. The Sun (2009)The other end of the phone line exploded into laughter. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She felt hysterical laughter building up inside herself. A Plague of Angels (1993)It came out with what sounded like canned laughter from a dopey sitcom. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We experienced both laughter and tears. Christianity Today (2000)You could also use a fairground, full of laughter and music. Coming Off Tranquillizers and Sleeping Pills (1991)We have to express ourselves, to share in laughter and joy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Today that laughter must be music in Taliban ears. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This was not a day of joy and laughter, but one of sermons and solemnity. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It was actually a positive experience, because laughter really lifts you. The Sun (2014)I spent my time in coffee houses or beer gardens with other students where there was constant noise and laughter. The Glasgow Girls (1994)That all these things prompt laughter is a happy fact about human beings, given how much cause they have to weep too. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I miss the noise and the laughter but at least I have the memories. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'laughter'
British English: laughter /ˈlɑːftə/ NOUN
Laughter is the sound of people laughing.
Everybody roared with laughter.
- American English: laughter
- Arabic: ضَحِكٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: risada
- Chinese: 笑声
- Croatian: smijeh
- Czech: smích
- Danish: latter
- Dutch: gelach
- European Spanish: risas
- Finnish: nauru
- French: rire
- German: Gelächter
- Greek: γέλιο
- Italian: ridere
- Japanese: 笑い声
- Korean: 웃음
- Norwegian: munterhet
- Polish: śmiech
- European Portuguese: risada
- Romanian: râset
- Russian: смех
- Spanish: risas
- Swedish: skratt
- Thai: เสียงหัวเราะ
- Turkish: kahkaha
- Ukrainian: регіт
- Vietnamese: tiếng cười
Definition of laughter from the Collins English Dictionary
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