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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A soft partly suppressed laugh v. - Laugh quietly or with restraint.

Usage examples (37)
  • He had to say "chortle" at the end to signify that that was a joke.
  • Dan Colen responds at disjointed length in comments, Dan is seriously hung up on the word "chortle".
  • Then they chortle about how nutty the Salahis are.
  • It may even look O.K., she says, muffling a chortle. for more
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