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haw-haw

[haw-haw] /ˈhɔˌhɔ/
interjection
1.
(used to represent the sound of a loud, boisterous laugh.)
noun
2.
a guffaw.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; imitative; see ha-ha1
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British Dictionary definitions for haw-haw

ha-ha1

/ˈhɑː ˈhɑː/
interjection
1.
a representation of the sound of laughter
2.
an exclamation expressing derision, mockery, surprise, etc

ha-ha2

/ˈhɑː hɑː/
noun
1.
a wall or other boundary marker that is set in a ditch so as not to interrupt the landscape
Word Origin
C18: from French haha, probably based on ha! ejaculation denoting surprise

haw-haw1

/ˈhɔːˈhɔː/
interjection
1.
a variant of ha-ha1

haw-haw2

/ˈhɔːhɔː/
noun
1.
a variant of ha-ha2

Haw-Haw

/ˈhɔːˌhɔː/
noun
1.
Lord Haw-Haw, See Joyce
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