for a laugh

Definition of for a laugh

chiefly British, informal

  1. :  for amusement The children were saying every word backward, just for a laugh.

Word by Word Definitions

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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