risibles

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Plural of risible

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

risibles pl (plural only)

  1. The muscles and other organs used in laughing.
    • 1843, “Habits of Reading”, in The Mother's Magazine:
      It is truly melancholy to see so many minds employed in catering for the risibles and lachrymals of weak men and silly women
    • 1866, Richard Miller Devens, The pictorial book of anecdotes and incidents of the War of the Rebellion (page 237)
      Our General was so tickled [] that it was some time before he could get command of his risibles sufficiently to thank Joe for what he had done.

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

risibles

  1. plural of risible

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

risibles m pl or f pl

  1. plural of risible