Definitions

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  • n. Someone who chuckles.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In India, a member of a very low caste of tanners or cobblers; colloquially, a shoemaker.

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Examples

  • I remember him as a kindly and mischievous grandfather, a chain-smoker, a chuckler, a man who kept birds.

    Joseph O'Connor: 'It was a voice that opened worlds'

  • Again the chuckler -- now an unmistakable laugh floated to his ears.

    Out of the Ashes

  • Also he could not imagine where the chuckler could be hiding, unless it was behind the rows of raspberry and currant bushes.

    Fair Harbor

  • The room instantly rocked with laughter, under cover of which the identity of the sacrilegious chuckler was not discovered, but the voice was the voice of Buckalew, who was incredibly surprised to find that he had spoken aloud.

    The Conquest of Canaan

  • '' The room instantly rocked with laughter, under cover of which the identity of the sacrilegious chuckler was not discovered, but the voice was the voice of Buckalew, who was incredibly surprised to find that he had spoken aloud.

    The Conquest of Canaan

  • Another favorite chuckler was one told by local sideman John Deaderick of witnessing -- while on an arena tour -- a catering assistant arrive backstage with a 100 pounds of flowers

    NashvilleScene.com

  • Robin was a smiling chuckler, the most distinctive character among a dwindling but close-knit band of Guardian journalists in Manchester as the paper's balance tipped inexorably in the direction of London from the mid-70s on.

    The Guardian World News

  • "The video seems to be hampered by the same problem that plagues all campaigns meant to 'go viral. -i.e., it's simply not that funny … [T] he joke is a chuckler at best, and dragged out to three minutes, that chuckle gets spread pretty thin."

    Michelle Malkin

  • NBC, meanwhile, is also banking on chuckler Parks and Recreation, with former SNL star Amy Poehler as a perky town official in Indiana who is trying to turn a construction pit into a park.

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  • only a chuckler, but quite fun, showing how attitudes have changed.

    Begging for Jokes...

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