Definitions of laugh

  1. To make the noise and exhibit the features which sudden mirth creates; to be gay, cheerful, or lively.
  2. To affect or influence by means of laughter or ridicule.
  3. To express by, or utter with, laughter; - with out.
  4. To express with laughter.
  5. To deride with laughter.
  6. Fig.: To be or appear gay, cheerful, pleasant, mirthful, lively, or brilliant; to sparkle; to sport.
  7. To express merriment, etc.; by such a sound; appear gay, pleasant, etc., jeer; with at.
  8. To make the noise showing or caused by mirth: to be gay or lively.
  9. To utter a laugh.
  10. produce laughter
  11. To scoff; jeer; followed by at.
  12. To ridicule or deride.
  13. To exhibit the appearance of the features, and utter the sounds, caused by mirth; to ridicule or deride.
  14. a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter; " he told a very funny joke"; " he knows a million gags"; " thanks for the laugh"; " he laughed unpleasantly at hisown jest"; " even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point"
  15. An expression of mirth peculiar to the human species; the sound heard in laughing; laughter. See Laugh, v. i.
  16. A convulsive sound caused by merriment; an expression, made only by man, of mirth, ridicule, etc.
  17. The sound caused by merriment.
  18. Sound indicative of mirth or derision.
  19. An act of laughter; merriment; ridicule.
  20. An expression of sudden mirth peculiar to the human species. To laugh at, to ridicule. To laugh to scorn, to deride; to treat with mockery.
  21. The expression of sudden mirth peculiar to man.