Translation of guffaw in Spanish:


risotada, n.

Pronunciation: /ɡəˈfɔ//ɡəˈfɔː/


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    risotada feminine
    carcajada feminine
    he gave a loud guffaw soltó una gran risotada / carcajada
    • the suggestion was received with guffaws of laughter la sugerencia fue recibida con risotadas
    • They film him conducting ‘interviews’ with players in which the ‘questions’ seem composed entirely of hearty guffaws and backslaps.
    • Suddenly the tension broke and loud guffaws shattered the silence.
    • This proposal was met with guffaws of laughter from the Labour-dominated committee, which included the then Coun Keith Thomson.
    • He seemed to have heard her thoughts rather than her actual words, giving a hearty guffaw.
    • Loud guffaws rent the air and before one wave of laughter could die another surged in.
    • I think I may be a little self absorbed (T hears guffaws of knowing laughter from various corners of the globe).
    • The workers' hearty guffaws followed her as she went through the swarm of mice quickly.
    • More style than substance, he spends more time discussing his new suits or launching hearty guffaws than breaking down football teams.
    • Coach Rams burst into loud guffaws of laughter.
    • You might hear some pretty loud guffaws on that one.
    • The sergeant, getting a pair of scissors, soon freed the car from its encumbrance, upon which the householder and the lodgers burst into loud guffaws of laughter.
    • You just thought that the red-headed lady with the corny song was funny, and deserving not only of a quiet chuckle, the restrained acknowledgment of tragicomedy, but of a hearty guffaw.
    • Such a remark ordinarily would deserve no more than a hearty guffaw.
    • Bleak as the film is, there is occasional respite in the script, drawing wry smiles rather than hearty guffaws.
    • Harry greets the mix up with a guffaw of laughter.
    • Those looking for more meaning here than silly belly laughs and guffaws are bound to be disappointed.
    • True to her word, there were the unmistakable sound of Clark's hearty guffaws spilling into the room.
    • Isaiah and Gabe burst into loud guffaws of laughter, startling the hikers in front of us.
    • I don't think I ever let out a hearty guffaw, but I chuckled on a number of occasions.
    • At that, the speaker releases a hearty guffaw, for this is the fruit of his ploy.

intransitive verb

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    reírse a carcajadas
    carcajearse informal