Guffaw Definition

gə-fô
guffawed, guffawing, guffaws
noun
guffaws
A loud, coarse burst of laughter.
Webster's New World
verb
guffawed, guffawing, guffaws
To laugh in this way.
Webster's New World
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Noun

Singular:
guffaw
Plural:
guffaws

Origin of Guffaw

  • Probably onomatopoetic.

    From Wiktionary

  • Probably imitative

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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