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belly laugh

noun
1.
a deep, loud, hearty laugh.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25
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British Dictionary definitions for belly-laugh

belly laugh

noun
1.
a loud deep hearty laugh
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Slang definitions & phrases for belly-laugh

belly laugh

noun phrase

An especially loud, vigorous, and appreciative laugh; belly, boffola

[1920+; coined by the writer Jack Conway of Variety]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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