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sidesplitting

[sahyd-split-ing] /ˈsaɪdˌsplɪt ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
convulsively uproarious:
sidesplitting laughter.
2.
producing uproarious laughter; extremely funny:
sidesplitting farce.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; side1 + splitting
Related forms
sidesplittingly, adverb
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