belly laugh

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belly laugh

n.
A deep laugh.

belly laugh

n
a loud deep hearty laugh

bel′ly laugh`


n.
a loud hearty laugh.
[1920–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.belly laugh - a burst of deep loud hearty laughterbelly laugh - a burst of deep loud hearty laughter
laugh, laughter - the sound of laughing
2.belly laugh - a joke that seems extremely funnybelly laugh - a joke that seems extremely funny  
gag, jape, jest, joke, laugh - a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter; "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"
Translations

belly laugh

ngrassa risata
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