Laughter and Mirth


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Laughter noun – An explosive sound that is a sign of amusement.
Mirth is a synonym for laughter in amusement topic. In some cases you can use "Mirth" instead a noun "Laughter", when it comes to topics like merriment. popular alternative
Nearby Words: laugh, laughing
Synonyms for Laughter


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Mirth noun – A mood characterized by high spirits and amusement and often accompanied by laughter.
Laughter is a synonym for mirth in merriment topic. You can use "Laughter" instead a noun "Mirth", if it concerns topics such as great joy. popular alternative
Nearby Words: mirthful, mirthless, mirthfully, mirthlessly
Synonyms for Mirth

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endless endless laughter endless mirth

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  • Mirth. Closely related to cheer but includes an element of sharing of one's joy through laughter or playful activity.
  • Dances and Balls Round and round the fire Leaping through the flames, or joined in circles, Rustically solemn or in rustic laughter Lifting heavy feet in clumsy shoes, Earth feet, loam feet, lifted in country mirth.
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