Definitions

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  • adverb While chortling; with muffled laughter.

Etymologies

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chortling +‎ -ly

Examples

  • And I'm not even talking about the kind of rudeness that prompted Jonathan Ross and Russell Brand to leave chortlingly obscene messages on the answering machine of a blameless actor.

    On the decline of civility

  • Then Terry rather disquieted me by chortlingly announcing that they had put one over on the whole bunch.

    The Prairie Wife

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