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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - So as to arouse or deserve chuckling.

Usage examples (37)
  • Her income was laughably small, but she managed to live well
  • That's why they love PR so much - they call it laughably, fair votes!
  • "benefit" (and I use that term laughably, as the only benefit they can prove is anecdotal at best).
  • TUCHMAN: But then some of is kind of laughably obvious. for more
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