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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmirthlessmirth‧less /ˈmɜːθləs $ ˈmɜːrθ-/ adjective  literaryHAPPY# mirthless laughter or a mirthless smile does not seem to be caused by real amusement or happiness ‘Now it’s your turn, ’ he said with a mirthless grin.mirthlessly adverb He smiled mirthlessly.
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mirthlessBut it was a titter far from being mirthless.Her scrunched up face made her look as if she was wearing a perpetual mirthless grin.Others portrayed his austere demeanour and mirthless, rumbling laugh in a more sinister light.
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