outlaugh

verb

Definition of outlaugh

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 archaic :  to make fun of :  ridicule his apprehensions of being outlaughed — Benjamin Franklin

  3. 2 [out- + laugh] :  to outdo in laughing though usually solemn, he outlaughed all the others at the play

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to laugh out loud in deep derision outlaughs the foeman — Alice Furlong

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Origin and Etymology of outlaugh

Middle English outlaughen, from out + laughen to laugh — more at laugh


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