- The definition of a giggle is a silly laugh.
A silly or nervous little laugh is an example of a giggle.
- To giggle is defined as to laugh in a silly or twinkly way.
When you give a silly little laugh, this is an example of a time when you giggle.
A woman giggles.
giggle definition by Webster's New World
Origin: 16th circa , probably ; from Dutch giggelen: for Indo-European base see gig
giggle definition by American Heritage Dictionary
verb gig·gled, gig·gling, gig·gles verb, intransitive
Origin: Of imitative origin.
- gigˈgler noun
- gigˈgling·ly adverb
- gigˈgly adjective