Meaning of “in stitches” in the English Dictionary

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"in stitches" in British English

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in stitches

informal

If a joke or funny story 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 telling jokes at the dinner table that had us all in stitches.

(Definition of “in stitches” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)