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chortle

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of chortle

  1. an explosive sound that is a sign of amusement the joke provoked a sudden chortle from a bystander Synonyms belly laugh, boff (or boffo), boffola, cachinnation, cackle, laugh, chuckle, giggle, guffaw, hee-haw, horselaugh, laughter, snicker, snigger, titter, twitterRelated Words crow, whoop; grin, simper, smile, smirkNear Antonyms cry, groan, moan, sob, wail; face, frown, grimace, lower (also lour), mouth, pout, scowl


chortle

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of chortle

  1. to show mirth with an explosive vocal sound audiences might chortle gently during the movie's amusing bits, but there are few knee-slappers Synonyms break up, cackle, laugh, chuckle, crack up, giggle, hee-haw, roar, scream, snicker, titter, twitterRelated Words grin, smileNear Antonyms bawl, blubber, cry, sob, weep; howl, scream, squall, wail, yowl; bleat, pule, whimper, whine; sniffle, snivel; groan, moan, sigh


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