Thesaurus

giggle

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

giggle

noun

Definition of GIGGLE

1
chiefly British  something said or done to cause laughter <poking fun at the royal family is nothing new, but this movie comedy has a few giggles you haven't heard before>
Synonyms boff (or boffo), boffola, crack, drollery, funny, gag, giggle [chiefly British], jape, jest, josh, laugh, nifty, one-liner, pleasantry, quip, rib, sally, waggery, wisecrack, witticism, yuk (or yuck also yak or yock) [slang]
2
an explosive sound that is a sign of amusement <couldn't help but giggle at his remark>
Related Words crow, whoop; grin, simper, smile, smirk
Near Antonyms cry, groan, moan, sob, wail; face, frown, grimace, lower (also lour), mouth, pout, scowl

March 02, 2015
chatoyant Hear it
Having a changeable luster or color
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears