don't make me laugh

Definition of don't make me laugh

informal

  1. —used as a response to a statement that one thinks is very wrong or foolish “I could beat you at chess easily.” “Don't make me laugh.”

Word by Word Definitions

don'tplay
  1. :  do not

    :  does not

  1. :  a command or entreaty not to do something

makeplay
  1. :  behave, act

    :  to begin or seem to begin (an action)

    :  to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. :  the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

    :  brand

    :  the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

  1. : objective case ofi

laughplay
  1. :  to show emotion (such as mirth, joy, or scorn) with a chuckle or explosive vocal sound

    :  to find amusement or pleasure in something

    :  to become amused or derisive

  1. :  the act of laughing

    :  a cause for derision or merriment :  joke

    :  an expression of scorn or mockery :  jeer


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