in stitches
phrasal in a state of uncontrollable laughter <
he had us all in stitches
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • in stitches — {adj. phr.}, {informal} Laughing so hard that the sides ache; in a fit of laughing hard. * /The comedian was so funny that he had everyone who was watching him in stitches./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in stitches — {adj. phr.}, {informal} Laughing so hard that the sides ache; in a fit of laughing hard. * /The comedian was so funny that he had everyone who was watching him in stitches./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in stitches — If someone is in stitches, they are laughing uncontrollably …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • in stitches — ► in stitches informal laughing uncontrollably. Main Entry: ↑stitch …   English terms dictionary

  • in stitches — adverb : in a state of uncontrollable laughter keep cocktail parties in stitches with slapstick impersonations Time * * * in stitches In pained helplessness with laughter • • • Main Entry: ↑stitch * * * in stitche …   Useful english dictionary

  • in stitches —    If someone is in stitches, they are laughing uncontrollably.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    When people are in stitches, they are laughing a lot.     The story was so funny, everyone was in stitches …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • in stitches — informal laughing a lot have someone in stitches: Dawson s brand of humour had his audiences in stitches …   English dictionary

  • in\ stitches — adj. phr. informal Laughing so hard that the sides ache; in a fit of laughing hard. The comedian was so funny that he had everyone who was watching him in stitches …   Словарь американских идиом

  • in stitches — laughing hard, crack me up    I was in stitches before she finished telling the joke …   English idioms

  • in stitches — laughing They were in stitches over their teacher s joke …   Idioms and examples

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