laugh (oneself) silly

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laugh (oneself) silly

To laugh extensively, perhaps to a point of giddiness. I love getting together with my childhood friends because we always seem to laugh ourselves silly.
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laugh oneself silly

Fig. to laugh very, very hard. I laughed myself silly when I heard that Steven was really going to give the graduation address.
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laugh yourself silly (or sick)

laugh uncontrollably or for a long time.
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ˌdrink, ˌlaugh, ˌshout, etc. yourself ˈsilly

(informal) drink, laugh, shout, etc. so much that you cannot behave in a sensible way: Everyone was too busy laughing themselves silly to notice her quietly leave the room.
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We would laugh ourselves silly and he made me feel like I was Peter Cook.
And in the riotous, uproarious The Man With Two Gaffers they have the perfect vehicle for making us laugh ourselves silly.
Me and my pal went, armed with a bucket of popcorn and 10 tonnes of Pick 'n' Mix, prepared to laugh ourselves silly.
Now let's all laugh ourselves silly while we listen to some crisps'
We can feel sad together or laugh ourselves silly to banish the blues.
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