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Meaning of “in stitches” in the English Dictionary

"in stitches" in British English

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in stitches

informal If a ​joke or ​funnystory has you in ​stitches, it makes you ​laugh a lot.
(Definition of in stitches from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"in stitches" in American English

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in stitches

laughing very hard: He was ​tellingjokes at the ​dinnertable that had us all in stitches.
(Definition of in stitches from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “in stitches”
in Chinese (Simplified) (笑话或有趣的故事)令人笑岔气,让人捧腹…
in Chinese (Traditional) (笑話或有趣的故事)令人笑岔氣,讓人捧腹…
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