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belly laugh

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noun
  1. a deep, loud, hearty laugh.
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Origin of belly laugh

First recorded in 1920–25
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Historical Examples

  • Can't say I care for that hot-foot and belly-laugh stuff myself, but tastes differ.

    Accidental Death

    Peter Baily


British Dictionary definitions for belly laugh

belly laugh

noun
  1. a loud deep hearty laugh
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