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rib-tickling

[rib-tik-ling] /ˈrɪbˌtɪk lɪŋ/
adjective
1.
very amusing; funny or hilarious:
a book of rib-tickling stories.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
Related forms
rib-tickler, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for rib-tickler

rib-tickler

noun
1.
a very amusing joke or story

rib-tickling

adjective
1.
very amusing; causing laughter
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Slang definitions & phrases for rib-tickler

rib-tickler

noun

Something amusing, esp a joke (1933+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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