Definition for joke

noun as in person that is made fun of

verb as in kid, tease


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Example Sentences

So, no, I might’ve said something slick, but I wasn’t cracking jokes all day, I don’t think.

From Ozy

Almost a decade ago, my step-siblings bought a pair for me and my partner as a joke.

From Eater

“I do the standard eyeroll and the older the joke the bigger the eyeroll,” Monica wrote.

Save any top secrets, dirty jokes or spoiler alerts for somewhere else.

“We just drug around there and told jokes all the way down,” he said.

Policemen on the show joke about prison riots, bomb threats, and the shooting of unarmed civilians.

A running joke inside the tribe is that the group is like that club with a hundred people waiting outside to get in.

And that was well before this Christmas, when he appeared to joke about Obama being a Muslim.

Within a concentration camp, would someone make a joke about the number, the tattooed number?

Anyone willing to threaten war over a joke is clearly not playing with a full deck.

The patriarchal decree of the government was a good deal of a joke on the plains, anyway—except when you were caught defying it!

Mr. Crow was rocking back and forth on his perch, for a joke—on anybody except himself—always delighted him.

Well, thinks I, this is no joke sure, at this lick I'll have family enuff to do me in a few years.

"I don't think that's a very good joke," said the disappointed little boy.

The king, by way of joke, desired the earl to personate him, and ordered the petitioner to be admitted.

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On this page you'll find 153 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to joke, such as: antic, farce, gag, humor, laugh, and one-liner.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.