Homeric laughter


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Homeric laughter

n
loud unrestrained laughter, as that of the gods
References in classic literature ?
At this command the mountain of populace thinned so suddenly that D'Artagnan could not repress a burst of Homeric laughter.
cried des Lupeaulx, interrupting him with a burst of Homeric laughter.
On Homeric laughter specifically, see Hewitt 1928, 437 and Fernandez-Galiano 1992, 195.