Translation of chuckle in Spanish:

chuckle

reírse, v.

Pronunciation /ˈtʃək(ə)l//ˈtʃʌk(ə)l/

intransitive verb

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    reírse
    she chuckled to herself se rió entre dientes
    • Calderwood starts to tell a story, then stops, chuckling to himself.
    • The two old men on the balcony across the road were still chuckling, for all the world like the two old Muppet men at the opera.
    • They must have also given me something else because I was suddenly very happy: chuckling away in manic fashion.
    • As it turns out, we never get bored with it, and watch the whole damn thing, chuckling like hyenas.
    • The play is an entertaining romp that was enough to keep this reviewer chuckling for a couple of hours.
    • I reckon good old St Swithin is chuckling in his beard at the sight.
    • At this point I'm chuckling madly and can't remember my original question, if there was one.
    • I chuckled to myself as my morbid preoccupations melted away, replaced by a deep joy.
    • I can almost picture Johnson chuckling to himself when he read this critique of his book.
    • A few polite souls chuckled, but the real joke was that he had already lost something.
    • And who knows, with a bit of homework and practice you could be chuckling all the way home after a successful day at the races.
    • An elderly man rolled up his trousers and paddled in the sea, chuckling as the water foamed and tickled at his ankles.
    • Still chuckling, he picked up her mug and purposefully set it on the opposite end of the table.
    • Anyway, on the way out of the cinema, most of the gang were chuckling to themselves about how much they had enjoyed the film.
    • In person, with her long hair down, Guerin is chatty, friendly, occasionally chuckling.
    • Still chuckling he stretched one leg, then the other and got to his feet.
    • The King's official looked at his clerk, and chuckled quietly, shaking his head.
    • The elders passing by would always chuckle at his antics.
    • Was it just an honest mistake that airport security personnel are still chuckling over?
    • The day before, Ethan had been lively and was chuckling merrily, despite having a cold.

noun

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    risita feminine
    they had a chuckle over / about that se estuvieron riendo de eso
    • it might raise a chuckle puede que haga reír