laugh about

laugh about (something)

To chuckle or giggle about something; to find something humorous. We were just laughing about something Janet said earlier. I was very stressful at the time, but I just laugh about the whole thing now.
See also: laugh

laugh about someone or something

to chuckle or giggle loudly about someone or something. Please don't laugh about Sue. It's not funny. They were laughing about my haircut.
See also: laugh
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There are people who laugh about having cancer, having HIV.
We all have precious little to laugh about at the moment.
Babies first laugh about three or four months after birth, way before they can understand a joke.
People are brought up to laugh about certain things.
What makes me laugh about my character is that he's not really as smart or cool or good-looking as he thinks he is.