Definition of 'hilarity'

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Synonyms of "hilarity"
Synonyms of "hilarity"
French Translation of "hilarity"
French Translation of "hilarity"
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The reference to text messages provoked hilarity on the opposition benches. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The incident has provoked much hilarity within our circle. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Though it does seem to be an awful lot of work for not much hilarity. Times, Sunday Times (2012)So dust the tuxedo off and get ready for the hilarity to ensue in the third instalment in the comedy franchise. The Sun (2016)But doubtless will cause much hilarity. The Sun (2013)As you might imagine, these infantile shenanigans were greeted with great hilarity from the media. Times, Sunday Times (2007)These lies are too easily disproved, and to too much general hilarity. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Ah, so much hilarity to look forward to. Times, Sunday Times (2007)That moment provoked some unintentional hilarity, but on the whole this is a highly effective and quietly powerful little piece. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Much hilarity from the buggy. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I don't know about joy but it has certainly sparked much hilarity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When they all end up in neighbouring hotel rooms on holiday, hilarity ensues - genuinely. The Sun (2012)They were really, really thick, and the cause of much hilarity. Chris Gidney CELEBRATING SECOMBE: A Tribute to Sir Harry Secombe (2002)THERE was much hilarity at an Inverness beer and music festival when the supplier twice ran out of real ale. The Sun (2013)There was much hilarity as we all tucked in, guilt-free. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Much hilarity usually follows. Times, Sunday Times (2012)THERE was much hilarity at the High Court last week when a plummy judge turned the air blue. Times, Sunday Times (2013)

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