giggle

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

giggle (third-person singular simple present giggles, present participle giggling, simple past and past participle giggled)

  1. To laugh gently or in a high-pitched voice; to laugh in a silly or giddy way.
    The jokes had them giggling like little girls all evening.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

giggle (plural giggles)

  1. A high-pitched, silly laugh.
  2. (informal) Amusement.
    We put itching powder down his shirt for giggles.
    The women thought it would be quite a giggle to have a strippergram at the bride's hen party.

Synonyms[edit]

Translations[edit]