- convulsively uproarious: sidesplitting laughter.
- producing uproarious laughter; extremely funny: sidesplitting farce.
Origin of sidesplitting
Related Words for side-splittingentertaining, strange, odd, whimsical, funny, farcical, humorous, ludicrous, wacky, goofy, silly, absurd, ridiculous, ironic, laughable, comic, amusing, comical, provocative, fascinating
Examples from the Web for side-splitting
Contemporary Examples of side-splitting
At which point the breakfasters erupted in uncontrollable, explosive, side-splitting laughter.Is Mitt Romney a Laugh Riot? Maybe
August 28, 2012
Historical Examples of side-splitting
It proved to be a side-splitting as well as an ice-breaking affair.On a Donkey's Hurricane Deck
R. Pitcher Woodward
Go right up and entertain her with some side-splitting stories.Stover at Yale
His burlesque of Taglioni was side-splitting, especially as he grew stouter.Forty Years of 'Spy'
Expert tumblers, they executed most amazing and side-splitting fails.Michael, Brother of Jerry
Leigh had the art of making pieces—dull to the reader, side-splitting mirth to an audience.
- producing great mirth
- (of laughter) uproarious or very hearty