agelast

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Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈeɪd͡ʒə.læst/

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the Greek agelastos ("not laughing"), itself stemming from gelaein ("to laugh").

Noun[edit]

agelast (plural agelasts)

  1. (rare) one who never laughs (especially at jokes); a mirthless person

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References[edit]

Peter Novobatzky & Ammon Shea, "Depraved and Insulting English", Harcourt Inc. 2001 ISBN:0-15-601149-2

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