laugh line

/ˈlaf laɪn/ (say 'lahf luyn)

noun
laughter line.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • punch line — n. 1. The final sentence, phrase, or word in a joke or humorous story that is unexpected and produces the humorous effect; the point of a joke. [WordNet sense 1] Syn: laugh line, gag line, tag line. [PJC] 2. Hence: The final sentence, phrase, or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • laughter line — /ˈlaftə laɪn/ (say lahftuh luyn) noun one of the wrinkles found at the corners of the eyes or mouth supposedly formed by a well established habit of laughter. Also, laugh line …   Australian English dictionary

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