- laughlin air force base,
- laughter club,
- laughton, charles,
Origin of laughter
Examples from the Web for laughter
May their married life have laughter, and that they love one another forever after!All Your Internet Boyfriends Are Taken: Gosling, Cumberbatch, and now Joseph Gordon-Levitt|Melissa Leon|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Under the Sun King, such humor—and the laughter associated with it—was seen as more suitable for the masses.
“Robin had us blubbing with laughter all the way through one dinner,” Gilkes recalls.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty|Tim Teeman|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I think that all you ni**ers need to…check yourselves out,” he said to laughter in his first big applause line of the evening.When Bill Cosby N-Bombed the Congressional Black Caucus|Asawin Suebsaeng|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sensitive subjects are met with a short burst of laughter, and serious answers are sandwiched between a piercing gaze.A Belgian Prince, Gorillas, Guerrillas & the Future of the Congo|Nina Strochlic|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A roar of laughter greeted this candid confession of future intentions.The Revellers|Louis Tracy
For the first time in days Ryanne's laughter had a bit of the erstwhile rollicking tone.The Carpet from Bagdad|Harold MacGrath
Instead, however, of their laughter lessening, the cachinnations became so violent that I began to feel seriously alarmed.
Apes delighted—one large gorilla quite hysterical with laughter.Punch's Almanack for 1890|Various
But it suddenly hushed when I heard a ripple of laughter among the hollyhocks before the door of a happy country home.Gov. Bob. Taylor's Tales|Robert L. Taylor
Word Origin for laughter
late 14c., from Old English hleahtor, from Proto-Germanic *hlahtraz (cf. Old Norse hlatr, Danish latter, Old High German lahtar, German Gelächter); see laugh (v.).