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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement; Activity characterized by good humor; A triviality not to be taken seriously; A humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter v. - Act in a funny or teasing way; Tell a humorous stor

Usage examples (37)
  • My way of joking is to tell the truth, It's the funniest joke in the world.
  • He told a very funny joke
  • I regarded his campaign for mayor as a joke
  • I don't care if the joke is as much on myself as any one. for more
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