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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Laugh loudly and in an unrestrained way.

Usage examples (3)
  • They reach at once and directly the instinctive sense of the ludicrous, and over them youth and age cachinnate together.
  • Every time you take a full breath, or when you cachinnate well, the diaphragm descends and gives the stomach an extra squeeze and shakes it.
  • I laugh, I scream, I cachinnate, I roar for more
Tutoring comment
  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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