Posted by Henry on July 24, 2003
In Reply to: To laugh like hyenas posted by R. Berg on July 24, 2003
: : Is this a common expression (dead metaphor?) or a phrase people understand but would only be seen in books maybe?
: : Karen
: : PS if this is not a widely spread phrase, can you suggest one with a similar meaning? Thanks
: It's still used. You can count on at least part of your audience to understand it.
Laugh like a drain - for which you can search the archives here
He laughed his socks off!