mirth mirth  /ˈmɜrθ/


  • (n) great merriment


  1. However disappointing the campaign might have been, at least one editorial hand found plenty of cause for mirth.
  2. For there, they that carried us away captive, required of us a song; and they that wasted us required of us mirth, saying, Sing us one of the songs of Zion.
  3. The lightning flashes and threatens, the foam-fields hiss, the sharp white terrible mirth of brute.


  • HealtheConnections RHIO Migrates eHealth Technologies’ Image Exchange on its Mirth HIE Platform

    eHealth Technologies, a leader in streamlining transitions of care including, securely delivering electronic diagnostic images to the users of health information exchange , and HealtheConnections, the Regional Health Information Organization of Central New York, have gone live with eHealth Connect® Image Exchange integrated with their new, Mirth HIE platform.
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  1. "It is a pity that the 'intellectual media' portrays the incident of the gun under my pillow as one of ridicule and mirth: Of one that reflects a fear on my part:It is a shame that the mettle of my comment was not put across in the context of its...
    on Nov 30, 2008 By: Amitabh Bachchan Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

  2. But Burnett says that underneath the gloomy bizarreness of the song and the entire album, "is a kind of mirth at the predicament _ a love of the predicament, of the preposterousness of it all."
    on May 9, 2006 By: T Bone Burnett Source: Washington Post

  3. In the same report, Adrian Pang, another familiar face on Singapore TV and in movies, said: "He's an easy target for mirth and merriment on the one hand, and a symbol of Singapore gritty 'realism' on the other."
    on Jun 14, 2009 By: Adrian Pang Source: Malaysia Star

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