laughter

suomi-englanti sanakirja

laughter englannista suomeksi

  1. nauru, nauraminen

  1. Substantiivi

  2. nauru

laughter englanniksi

  1. The sound of laughing, produced by air so expelled; any similar sound.

  2. (ux)

  3. (quote-book)

  4. A movement (usually involuntary) of the muscles of the laughing face, particularly of the lips, and of the whole body, with a peculiar expression of the eyes, indicating merriment, satisfaction or derision, and usually attended by a sonorous and interrupted expulsion of air from the lungs.

  5. (RQ:Browne Pseudodoxia Epidemic)

  6. The act of laughter, which is caused by a sweet contraction of the muscles of the face, and a pleasant agitation of the vocal organs, is not merely, or totally within the jurisdiction of ourselves.
  7. (RQ:Longfellow Miles Standis)

  8. Archly the maiden smiled, and with eyes overrunning with laughter.
  9. A reason for merriment.

  10. (l); the production of laughs or snickers.

  11. (quote-book)|title=(w)|chapter=Book IV|line= 862-868|passage= She was right swich to seen in hir visage / As is that wight that men on bere binde / Hir face, lyk of Paradys the image / Was al y-chaunged in another kinde. / The pleye, the laughtre men was wont to finde / On hir, and eek hir Ioyes everychone, / Ben fled, and thus lyth now Criseyde allone.
  12. An instance or bout of laughing or laughter.

  13. A humorous matter; something worthy of being derided.