laugher

noun
laugh·​er | \ ˈla-fər How to pronounce laugher (audio) , ˈlä-\

Definition of laugher

1 : one that laughs
2 : something (such as a game) that is easily won or handled

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Wagner’s interception ultimately put it into laugher territory. Bob Condotta, The Seattle Times, "The Final Word: Bob Condotta breaks down what went right in the Seahawks’ thumping of the 49ers," 4 Dec. 2018 Each family telling our stories through song and dance, filled with lots of laugher and love. Jennifer Lance, Glamour, "Watch Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' Incredible Pre-Wedding Sangeet Dances," 2 Dec. 2018 Orlando Christian Prep cruised to its seventh state championship in the past 11 years with a 47-point semifinal laugher and an 18-point championship game victory. Wells Dusenbury, Sun-Sentinel.com, "FHSAA pitches radical new playoff format for multiple team sports," 25 June 2018 Orlando Christian Prep cruised to its seventh state championship in the past 11 years with a 47-point semifinal laugher and an 18-point championship game victory. Wells Dusenbury, Sun-Sentinel.com, "FHSAA pitches radical new playoff format for multiple team sports," 25 June 2018 Orlando Christian Prep cruised to its seventh state championship in the past 11 years with a 47-point semifinal laugher and an 18-point championship game victory. Wells Dusenbury, Sun-Sentinel.com, "FHSAA pitches radical new playoff format for multiple team sports," 25 June 2018 Orlando Christian Prep cruised to its seventh state championship in the past 11 years with a 47-point semifinal laugher and an 18-point championship game victory. Wells Dusenbury, Sun-Sentinel.com, "FHSAA pitches radical new playoff format for multiple team sports," 25 June 2018 The Trail Blazers converted a flurry of Spurs turnovers to start the second half into a parade of easy baskets, turning what had been a tight game at intermission into a potential laugher. Jeff Mcdonald, San Antonio Express-News, "Summer school in session for Spurs rookie Walker," 10 July 2018 Everything that can go wrong during performances does, and easy laugher rolls through the intimate space. Patti Restivo, Howard County Times, "Laurel Mill Playhouse presents 'Laughing Stock'," 6 July 2018

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First Known Use of laugher

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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