risibility

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noun ris·i·bil·i·ty \ˌri-zə-ˈbi-lə-tē\

Definition of risibility

plural

risibilities

  1. 1 :  laughter

  2. 2 :  the ability or inclination to laugh —often used in plural our risibilities support us as we skim over the surface of a deep issue — J. A. Pike

1620

First Known Use of risibility

1620

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