Definition of Laurel and Hardy in English:

Laurel and Hardy

Syllabification: Lau·rel and Har·dy
Pronunciation: /ˈlôrəl and ˈhärdē
 
/
US comedy duo that consisted of Stan Laurel (born Arthur Stanley Jefferson) ( 1890–1965) and Oliver Hardy ( 1892–1957). British-born Laurel played the scatterbrained and often tearful innocent; Hardy played his pompous, overbearing, and frequently exasperated friend. They brought their distinctive slapstick comedy to many movies from 1927.

More definitions of Laurel and Hardy

Definition of Laurel and Hardy in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day crowdsource
Pronunciation: ˈkraʊdsɔːs
verb
obtain (information) by enlisting help of many people…