laugh like a drain

Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of laugh like a drain

British
:to laugh very hard
  • She was laughing like a drain.

Word by Word Definitions

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

  2. : to find amusement or pleasure in something

  3. : to become amused or derisive

  1. : the act of laughing

  2. : a cause for derision or merriment : joke

  3. : an expression of scorn or mockery : jeer

drain play
  1. : filter

  2. : to draw off (liquid) gradually or completely

  3. : to cause the gradual disappearance of

  1. : a means (such as a pipe) by which usually liquid matter is drained

  2. : the act of draining

  3. : a gradual outflow or withdrawal : depletion


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