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mirth

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Pronunciation: /məːθ
 
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Definition of mirth in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Amusement, especially as expressed in laughter: his six-foot frame shook with mirth
More example sentences
  • Laughter, joy and mirth should be considered some of our most primary objectives.
  • They soon subsided into a bout of laughter while tears of mirth glistened in their eyes.
  • Still, enough of this mirth and merriment, just because it's Friday doesn't mean we should go to pieces.
Synonyms

Origin

Old English myrgth, of Germanic origin; related to merry.

Words that rhyme with mirth

berth, birth, dearth, earth, firth, girth, Perth, worth

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