Definition of "risus" [risus]

  • (noun) A laugh, or the act of laughing; a grin.

Use "risus" in a sentence

  • "You can get lockjaw in your face or a smiling spasm called risus sardonicus."
  • "The corners of the mouth frequently retracted into a disagreeable smile, called risus Sardonicus."
  • "Ut mauris risus, convallis nec commodo iaculis, congue non arcu."

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