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
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 men laughed, but there was not much mirth behind it.
And instead of simply being a source of mirth, Mr. Trump has become Mr. Obama’s favored symbol for the country’s growing political dysfunction.
A thief, a reaver, a slayer with gigantic melancholies and gigantic mirth to tread the jeweled thrones of the Earth under his sandaled feet.
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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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