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horselaugh

[hawrs-laf, -lahf] /ˈhɔrsˌlæf, -ˌlɑf/
noun
1.
a loud, coarse laugh, especially of derision.
verb (used without object)
2.
to utter a horselaugh.
Origin of horselaugh
1705-1715
1705-15; horse + laugh
Related forms
horselaughter, noun
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