Examples of mirth in a Sentence
Her clumsy attempt to cut the cake was the cause of much mirth.
as charming as your mutual mirth is, could you refrain from nudging each other and giggling during class?
Recent Examples of mirth from the Web
No matter her twilight circumstances as the end neared, the judge was always full of life, mirth, laughter and sometimes song.
Such mirth has not been seen since Mufasa and Sarabi themselves announced Simba to the Pride Lands, except this time there are not one, but two, new cubs babies.
Lacking her usual mirth, Venus got past Elise Mertens in straight sets on Monday.
The female characters are also a trifle thin, with Laura Harrier as Peter's crush, while deriving modest mirth from Zendaya as Peter's surly classmate and continuing the gag about Tomei being far more attractive than Aunt May in the comics.
The post, naturally, inspired plenty of online mirth.
While the ensemble sports some capable singing voices, the show lacks the kind of outsized musical-comedy personalities needed to coax howls from amiable mirth.
Despite the concerning implications of the appointment, a WhatsApp group operated by a group of Eurosceptic M.P.s has been buzzing with mirth.
The other plies mirth and throws one hell of an unreal supper party.
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MIRTH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mirth for English Language Learners
: happiness and laughter
MIRTH Defined for Kids
Definition of mirth for Students
: happiness and laughter : merry behavior
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