A giggle or titter, especially a derisive one: [as exclamation]: They won’t mind what I get up to. Tee-hee!
More example sentences
- The Archbishop likes nothing more than a joke; his shoulders shake, his nostrils flare, eyes twinkle and his infectious, cackling tee-hee, tee-hee, tee-hee rings round the café, generating smiles from everyone.
- Confusion sets in, especially among my own race as I'm seemingly the only black hippie girl in Chicago who still says dude in every day conversation. Tee-hee.
- Maybe he's not as popular as he thinks he is tee-hee!
verb (tee-hees, tee-heeing, tee-heed)[no object]
Titter or giggle, especially derisively: she tee-heed and swatted him with her fan they were tee-heeing over the presents you’d bought
More example sentences
- He is back: ‘My favorite American expression is ‘fanny pack’,’ he tee-hees, undoing all his sterling work of the 73rd minute.
- As you would expect, the panellists tee-heed their way through a raft of horticultural phallic references.
- I snickered, giggled and tee-heed all the way through.
Middle English (as a verb): imitative.
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