[guffaw sound]

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Lewis & Short latin dictionary. 2014.

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  • guffaw — (n.) 1720, Scottish, probably imitative of the sound of coarse laughter. Cf. gawf (early 16c.) loud, noisy laugh. The verb is from 1721. Related: Guffawed; guffawing …   Etymology dictionary

  • guffaw — guf|faw [gəˈfo: US ˈfo:] v [Date: 1700 1800; Origin: From the sound] to laugh loudly ▪ We guffawed at what Graham had written. >guffaw[i] n ▪ The announcement was greeted with loud guffaws …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • haw haw — guffaw; ha ha, sound of laughter; ditch where one side is a retaining wall …   English contemporary dictionary

  • laugh — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. i. guffaw, snicker, giggle, titter, chuckle. See rejoicing. laugh at II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. chuckle, giggle, titter, snicker, snigger, guffaw, chortle, cackle, fit of laughter, peal of laughter,… …   English dictionary for students

  • roar — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. i. shout, bellow, howl, bawl; resound, roll, rumble, thunder; guffaw. n. uproar, vociferation; roll, rumble, boom, rote; guffaw. See loudness, cry, lamentation, rejoicing. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn.… …   English dictionary for students

  • laugh — [v] expressing amusement, happiness with sound be in stitches*, break up*, burst*, cachinnate, chortle, chuckle, convulsed*, crack up*, crow, die laughing*, fracture*, giggle, grin, guffaw, howl, roar, roll in the aisles*, scream, shriek, snicker …   New thesaurus

  • laughter — laugh [v] expressing amusement, happiness with sound be in stitches*, break up*, burst*, cachinnate, chortle, chuckle, convulsed*, crack up*, crow, die laughing*, fracture*, giggle, grin, guffaw, howl, roar, roll in the aisles*, scream, shriek,… …   New thesaurus

  • Cone of Silence — For the British aviation drama film, see Cone of Silence (1960 film). The Cone of Silence is one of many recurring joke devices from Get Smart, an American comedy television series of the 1960s about an inept spy. Invented by Professor Cone , the …   Wikipedia

  • roar — v 1. cry, howl, yowl, scream, shriek, wail; shout, Inf. holler, squall, yell, bellow; growl, snarl; vroom. 2. laugh loudly, guffaw, howl with laughter, laugh hysterically. 3. growl, rumble, roll, thunder, clap; blare, sound, resound, boom, bang,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • laugh — /laf, lahf/, v.i. 1. to express mirth, pleasure, derision, or nervousness with an audible, vocal expulsion of air from the lungs that can range from a loud burst of sound to a series of quiet chuckles and is usually accompanied by characteristic… …   Universalium

  • Charles Douglass — For those of a similar name, see Charles Douglas. Charles Charley Douglass (January 2, 1910 – April 8, 2003), born Charles Rolland Douglass, was an American sound engineer, credited as the inventor of the laugh track. Contents 1 Early years 2 The …   Wikipedia

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