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to make someone laugh a lot
to do silly things in order to make people laugh
to make someone start to laugh, cry, or talk a lot
to make someone giggle and be unable to stop
to make a group of people or an audience react in a very enthusiastic way, especially by laughing
to start laughing, or to make someone laugh a lot
to behave in a way that is deliberately artificial, especially in order to make people laugh at traditional ideas about how men and women should behave
if something tickles your fancy, you like it or you think it is funny
an act of tickling someone
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
an extra sail sometimes fitted on the front of a boat used for racing
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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