Translation of laugh in Spanish:
- 1.1 (act, sound) I recognized his laughshe gave a nervous laughreconocí su risashe has a horrible laughse rió nerviosamentesoltó una risa nerviosadon't worry, she said with a little laughtiene una manera horrible de reírseto have a laugh (about/at something)—no te preocupes —dijo con una risitaI could do with a good laugh [colloquial]reírse (de algo)give us a laugh [colloquial]no me vendría mal reírme un ratothe book is full of laughshaznos reírto raise a laughel libro es muy divertidote ríes muchísimo con el librothose meetings are a laugh a minute [ironic]hacer reírthe laugh is on me/you/himesas reuniones son divertidísimas [irónico]to have the last laughI'll have the last laugh, you'll seeme/te/le salió el tiro por la culataya verás tú, quien ríe (el) último ríe mejor (, y esa voy a ser yo)Example sentences1.2 (joke, fun) [colloquial]it will be a laugh
she's a good laughserá divertidova a ser un plato (Latin America) [colloquial]va a ser un relajo (Mexico)to do/say something for a laughes muy divertidashe told you she was too busy? that's a laugh!hacer/decir algo por divertirsehacer/decir algo de cachondeo (Spain) or (Mexico) de puro relajo [colloquial]¿te dijo que tenía mucho que hacer? ¡no me hagas reír!Example sentences
- It was a real laugh, a ha-ha laugh, unlike the fit of hysterics he'd had earlier.
- But his plan became clear as she started bursting out with guffaws and laughs and giggles when he tickled her.
- He let out a loud, hearty laugh.
- The head doorman is a bit of joker and you can have a laugh with him but it's not advisable to upset him too much.
- He loved to have a laugh, a bit of fun and to have a drink.
- After dinner, people swap stories, play music, have a laugh.
- I couldn't stop laughingshe laughed out loud/to herselfno podía parar de reír(me)to burst out laughingse rió a carcajadas/para sus adentrosI laughed till I criedecharse a reírlargar la risa (River Plate area) [colloquial]I nearly died laughinglloré de la risase me saltaron las lágrimas de tanto reírmeto make somebody laughcasi me muero de (la) risadon't make me laugh! you have to laugh (or else you'd cry)hacer reír a alguienit's all very well for you to laughlo mejor es tomárselo a risa, porque si no …to laugh(tú) ríete si quieres
aboutsomethingthere's nothing to laugh aboutreírse dealgoto laughno sé de qué te ríesno tiene ninguna gracia atsomebody/somethingdon't laugh at mereírse dealguien/algoonce you've got a work permit, you're laughing (British English) [colloquial]no te rías de míto laugh on the other side of one's face o (in American English also) out of the other side of one's mouth [colloquial]she'll be laughing on the other side of her face when he finds outuna vez que tengas el permiso de trabajo, el resto es coser y cantar [colloquial]una vez que tengas el permiso de trabajo, estás del or al otro lado [colloquial]he who laughs last laughs best o (British English) longestse le van a quitar las ganas de reírse cuando él se enterequien ríe or el que ríe (el) último, ríe mejorExample sentences
- I told her she had already sent one and she laughed and said her memory was going.
- Your excitement was infectious as you laughed and gasped as we were whirled and twisted.
- We laughed, we flirted and we agreed to continue having the great talks we have together.
- they were laughed off the stageto laugh oneself sick o silly [colloquial]se rieron tanto de ellos, que tuvieron que salir del escenarioyou don't say!, he laughedreírse a más no poder or hasta decir basta [colloquial]desternillarse or morirse de (la) risa [colloquial]—¡no me digas! —dijo riendoExample sentences
- Apologize in a lighthearted way, and laugh it off by turning it into a joke.
- Avoiding, dismissing or laughing them off on a consistent basis means that many important issues go unresolved.
- She tried to laugh it off dismissively, but her words seemed to pique his interest.
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