have/get the last laugh

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Definition of have/get the last laugh

: to succeed or win after being laughed at or doubted by others

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“Have/get the last laugh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have%2Fget%20the%20last%20laugh. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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