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Definition of the noun giggle
What does giggle mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: giggles
- a foolish or nervous laugh
Alternative definition of the noun giggle
- A high-pitched, silly laugh.
- synonym: titter
- [informal] Amusement.
Definition of the verb giggle
What does giggle mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: giggled | giggling | giggles
- laugh nervously
- example: The girls giggled when the rock star came into the classroom
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - being] [Verb] Paul laughed [Agent - being] [Verb] [Oblique] [Adjective] Paul laughed himself sick [Agent - being] [Verb] [Oblique 1] [Path Preposition] [Oblique 2] The audience laughed the actor off the stage [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] Paul laughed a cheerful laugh [Agent - being] [Verb] at [Cause] Paul laughed at the story [Agent - being] [Verb] in / from [Theme] She laughed in/from embarrassment [Agent - being] [Verb] at / to / towards / for [Recipient] Paul laughed at Mary
Verbs Involving the Body (with the same syntax): beam, cackle, chortle, chuckle, cough, cry, frown, gape, gasp, gawk, glare, glower, goggle, grimace, grin, groan, growl, guffaw, howl, jeer, laugh, moan, pout, scoff, scowl, sigh, simper, smile, smirk, sneer, sneeze, snicker, sniff, snigger, snivel, snore, snort, sob, titter, weep, whistle, yawn.
- lexical domain: Body Actions - verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care
- synonym of giggle: titter
- more generic terms: express joy / express mirth / laugh = produce laughter
Alternative definition of the verb giggle
- To laugh gently or in a high-pitched voice; to laugh in a silly or giddy way.
- synonym: titter
"Giggle" is a musical single of Rachel Barton.
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Giggle: A giggle is a high-pitched, bubbly way of laughing. It is the primary method of communication of the elusive Angus Haines. It is usually suppressed, resulting in short bursts of laughter. A giggle is often considered a very feminine laugh. Giggling is sometimes affiliated with laughing gas a dentist would administer. Giggling is also sometimes done nervously. Giggling is often associated with small children.
Phrases with Giggle
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Giggle
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The New Clean (2013)
by Jon Sands
Sometimes a giggle is a red light. Or punctuation at the end of a sentence. This giggle is a water fountain, a sign that says, You are so thirsty. A body is not concerned with who's to blame. Sex with this child is not unlike swallowing your family ...
The giggle is a close second. The vocal yawn and the scream are less frequent but equally familiar forms of the "cry." It is also notable how closely these sounds are wrapped up with deep human feelings. When man or a lesser animal is ...
by Franco Davoli, Marcin Lawenda, Norbert Meyer, Roberto Pugliese, Jan Węglarz, Sandro Zappatore
Giggle is a software tool which adapts the gLite infrastructure with GridSolve RPCs. The principle is to start GridSolve servers on gLite worker nodes. With this approach, GridSolve services can be executed on gLite resources remotely without ...
by Isabel Thomas
Giggle is a Mongolian gerbil. These are the type of gerbils usually kept as pets. Gerbils are good pets for people who are used to handling small animals.They can be very quick! If you are choosing your first pet, think about getting hamsters or ...
by Samuel Fallows
KEY: Giggle \n\ SYN: Cachinnation, grin, titter. ANT: Sob, whimper, whine, blubber. KEY: Giggle \v\, [See GIGGLE], ~_\n\] KEY: Gild, [See ADORN] KEY: Gird SYN: Surround, encircle, hem, environ, belt, enclose, engirdle, ...
Finnish-English dictionary (1916)
by Karl Vilhelm Arminen, Eetu Aaltio
giggle. klka|tan itr. giggle. -tus a. laughter, giggle. kllah|dau itr. tinkle, clink, chink. -rtua s. clang ...
With an Appendix Embracing a Dictionary of Briticisms, Americanisms, Colloquial Phrases, Etc. ... by Bp. Samuel Fallows
Giggle* n. Syn. Cachinnation, grin, titter. Ant. Sob, whimper, whine, blubber. Giggle, v. [See Giggle, n.]. Gild [See Adorn]. Gird. Syn. Surround, encircle, hem, environ, belt, enclose, engirdle. encompass, girdle, begird. Ant. Disclose, open ...
of Australian words and phrases by John Miller
giggle house A psychiatric hospital or institution. Also a giggle factory. giggle suit ...
by Jonathon Green
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Usage statistics about giggle
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Scrabble value of G2I1G2G2L1E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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