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?
Origin and Etymology of mirth
Middle English, from Old English myrgth, from myrge merry — more at merry
First Known Use: before 12th century
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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