Definition of “laughter” - English Dictionary

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“laughter” in British English

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laughternoun [ U ]

uk /ˈlɑːf.tər/ us /ˈlæf.tɚ/

the act or sound of laughing:

She roared with laughter (= laughed very loudly).
As we approached the hall we could hear the sound of laughter.

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(Definition of “laughter” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“laughter” in American English

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laughternoun [ U ]

us /ˈlæf·tər/

the act or sound of laughing:

Laughter from the living room kept me awake past midnight.

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