What does chortle mean?

Definitions for chortle
ˈtʃɔr tlchor·tle

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word chortle.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chortle, chuckle(verb)

    a soft partly suppressed laugh

  2. chuckle, chortle, laugh softly(verb)

    laugh quietly or with restraint

Wiktionary

  1. chortle(Noun)

    A joyful, somewhat muffled laugh, rather like a snorting chuckle.

    He frequently interrupted himself with chortles while he told us his favorite joke.

    Etymology: Coined by Lewis Carroll in his poem Jabberwocky, perhaps as a .

  2. chortle(Verb)

    To laugh with a chortle or chortles.

    The old fellow chortled as he recalled his youthful adventures.

    Etymology: Coined by Lewis Carroll in his poem Jabberwocky, perhaps as a .

How to pronounce chortle?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say chortle in sign language?

  1. chortle

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chortle in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chortle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of chortle

  1. chortlechortlechortlechortlechortle

Popularity rank by frequency of use

chortle#100000#135022#333333

Translations for chortle

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for chortle »

Translation

Find a translation for the chortle definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these chortle definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "chortle." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 28 Oct. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/chortle>.

    Are we missing a good definition for chortle? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for chortle:


    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.