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Translation of "laugh" - English-Spanish dictionary

laugh

verb   /lɑːf/
A2 to smile and make sounds with your voice because something is funny reírse You never laugh at my jokes. She really makes me laugh.
→  Phrasal verbs laugh at someone/something
noun   /lɑːf/
B1 the action of smiling and making sounds with your voice because something is funny risa He gave a nervous laugh. At the time I was embarrassed, but I had a good laugh (= laughed a lot) about it later.
for a laugh informal
If you do something for a laugh, you do it because it will be funny. por diversión Just for a laugh, I pretended that I’d forgotten his birthday.
(Definition of laugh from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

laugh

verb /laːf/
to make sounds with the voice in showing happiness, amusement, scorn etc reír We laughed at the funny photographs Children were laughing in the garden as they played.
laughable adjective
ridiculous or deserving scorn rídiculo, irrisible Her attempts at drawing were laughable.
amusing; comical. cómico, divertido
laughably adverb
ridículamete, irrisoriamente The safety checks were laughably superficial.
laughingly adverb
as a joke con risas She suggested laughingly that he should try it himself.
laughter noun
the act or sound of laughing risa, carcajada We could hear laughter / the sound of laughter from the next room.
laughing stock noun
someone who is laughed at hazmerreír If I wear that silly hat, I’ll be a laughing stock.
laugh at phrasal verb
to make it obvious that one regards something or someone as humorous, ridiculous, or deserving scorn reírse de, mofarse de Everyone will laugh at me if I wear that dress! The others laughed at his fears.
(Definition of laugh from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “laugh”
in Korean 웃다…
in Arabic يَضْحَك…
in Malaysian ketawa…
in French rire…
in Russian смеяться…
in Chinese (Traditional) (出聲地)笑,大笑…
in Italian ridere…
in Turkish gülmek…
in Polish śmiać się…
in Vietnamese cười…
in Portuguese rir…
in Thai หัวเราะ…
in German lachen…
in Catalan riure…
in Japanese (人)が笑う…
in Chinese (Simplified) (出声地)笑,大笑…
in Indonesian tertawa…
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