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[わら()·]
warai
noun

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English Meaning(s) for 笑い

noun
  1. laugh; laughter
  2. smile
  3. sneer

Definition and Synonyms for 笑い

Laughter the activity of laughing
Synonyms: 笑い, 笑う
Smiling a facial expression characterized by turning up the corners of the mouth
Synonyms: にっこり, スマイル, ニヤニヤ, 一笑, 含み笑い, 微笑, 微笑み, 微笑む, 破顔, 笑い, 笑う, 笑み, 笑む, 笑顔, 笑い顔
Laugh a facial expression characteristic of a person laughing
Synonyms: 笑い, 笑う
Laugh the sound of laughing
Synonyms: 笑い, 笑う, 笑声, 笑い声
Laughter the manifestation of joy or mirth or scorn
Synonyms: 笑い, 笑う
Smiling usually shows pleasure or amusement
Synonyms: にっこり, スマイル, ニヤニヤ, 一笑, 含み笑い, 微笑, 微笑み, 微笑む, 破顔, 笑い, 笑う, 笑み, 笑む, 笑顔, 笑い顔

Meanings for each kanji in 笑い

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Categories 笑い is a member of

Activity any specific behavior
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Utterance the use of uttered sounds for auditory communication
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Facial Expression a gesture executed with the facial muscles
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 笑い

Sample Sentences for 笑い

I had to bite my lip to prevent myself from laughing.
Her laugh was a lie that concealed her sorrow.
She laughed and gave me a playful shove.
I like the way you smile.
Tom was trying hard not to laugh out loud.

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