in stitches

in stitches
adverb
: in a state of uncontrollable laughter

keep cocktail parties in stitches with slapstick impersonations — Time

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in stitches
In pained helplessness with laughter
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laughing a lot
have someone in stitches:

Dawson’s brand of humour had his audiences in stitches.

Thesaurus: to laugh a lot or start laughingsynonym
Main entry: stitch

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informal laughing uncontrollably

his unique brand of droll self-mockery had his audiences in stitches.

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informal : laughing very hard

His jokes had us all in stitches.

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in ˈstitches idiom
(informal) laughing a lot

The play

had us in stitches

.

Main entry:stitchidiom

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