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At this the crowd roared with laughter, and now was the first shade of good-nature mixed with the guffaw.
Then luckily somebody laughed; and a general guffaw saved the situation.
Politely veiled laughter greeted this sally, except from Dr. Wilson, who burst into an open guffaw.
LOVE IN A CLOUDARLO BATES
Smith opened his head, and emitted as large a guffaw as he ever allowed himself to indulge in.
He gazed at Betty, then at the two dogs, uttered a light guffaw, and vanished round the corner.
BETTY VIVIANL. T. MEADE
It is not Georges Fourest burlesquing in a caf; Fourest's guffaw is magnificent, he is hardly satirical.
INSTIGATIONSEZRA POUND
The three brothers sat with ruffled, sleepy appearance in their shirt-sleeves, giving a guffaw from time to time.
SONS AND LOVERSDAVID HERBERT LAWRENCE
And Forbes, suddenly understanding what he had done, snickered too, and just managed to throttle down a loud guffaw.
The huge fellow went off into another loud guffaw till Jim stopped him.
THE HERO OF PANAMAF. S. BRERETON
A loud guffaw broke out on all sides, and was hushed at once, stifled by expectation.

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