Synonyms for laugh

Synonyms for (noun) laugh

Synonyms: gag, jape, jest, laugh, joke

Definition: a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter

Usage: he told a very funny joke; he knows a million gags; thanks for the laugh; he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest; even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point

Similar words: wit, witticism, wittiness, humor, humour

Definition: a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter


Synonyms: laugh

Definition: a facial expression characteristic of a person laughing

Usage: his face wrinkled in a silent laugh of derision

Similar words: facial expression, facial gesture

Definition: a gesture executed with the facial muscles


Synonyms: laugh, laughter

Definition: the sound of laughing

Similar words: utterance, vocalization

Definition: the use of uttered sounds for auditory communication

Synonyms for (verb) laugh

Synonyms: laugh, express joy, express mirth

Definition: produce laughter

Similar words: express emotion, express feelings

Definition: give verbal or other expression to one's feelings