[lawf-lin, lawk‐] /ˈlɔf lɪn, ˈlɔk‐/
James, IV, 1914–97, U.S. editor, publisher, and poet.
Gaelic Lachlann, earlier Lochlann, literally “lake-” or “fjord-land,” i.e. “Scandinavia;” as a name, denoting “one from Norway.”
[lahf-lin] /ˈlɑf lɪn/ noun 1. U.S. Air Force installation in SW Texas, SE of Del Rio.
noun, Informal. 1. (def 1).
- Laugh something off
verb phrase To dismiss something with a laugh: It’s hard to laugh that insult off, isn’t it? (1715+)
[laf-ter, lahf-] /ˈlæf tər, ˈlɑf-/ noun 1. the action or sound of . 2. an inner quality, mood, disposition, etc., suggestive of laughter; mirthfulness: a man of laughter and goodwill. 3. an expression or appearance of merriment or amusement. 4. Archaic. an object of laughter; subject or matter for amusement. /ˈlɑːftə/ noun 1. the action […]