Definition of “not know whether to laugh or cry” - English Dictionary

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“not know whether to laugh or cry” in British English

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not know whether to laugh or cry

to not know how to react in a particular situation:

When she told me they were getting married I didn't know whether to laugh or cry.

(Definition of “not know whether to laugh or cry” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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