AskDefine | Define cachinnate

Dictionary Definition

cachinnate v : laugh loudly and in an unrestrained way

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English

Etymology

From cacchino, an onomatopoeia.

Pronunciation

  • /ˈkækɪneɪt/

Verb

  1. To laugh loudly, immoderately, or too often.
    The villian began to cachinnate and twirl his moustache.

Synonyms

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