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To laugh - synonyms or related words

laugh

verb

to make the noise with your voice that shows you think something is funny

giggle

verb

to laugh in a nervous, excited, or silly way that is difficult to control

roar

verb

informal

to laugh very loudly

chuckle

verb

to laugh quietly, especially in a private or secret way

titter

verb

to laugh quietly, especially because you are nervous or embarrassed

howl

verb

to laugh very loudly

snigger

verb

British

to laugh quietly, especially at something that is rude or at something unpleasant that has happened to someone

scoff

verb

to laugh or say things to show that you think someone or something is stupid or deserves no respect

hoot

verb

to make a short loud sound when you laugh or criticize something

force a smile/laugh

to smile or laugh when you do not really feel like it

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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