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synonyms for joke
- put on
- bon mot
- shaggy-dog story
- snow job
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How to use joke in a sentence
So, no, I might’ve said something slick, but I wasn’t cracking jokes all day, I don’t think.
Almost a decade ago, my step-siblings bought a pair for me and my partner as a joke.The Most Practical Outdoor Dining Outfit Is a Snuggie | Jaya Saxena | February 9, 2021 | Eater
“I do the standard eyeroll and the older the joke the bigger the eyeroll,” Monica wrote.Habit forming: Here are some of the quirks that make these readers unique | John Kelly | February 7, 2021 | Washington Post
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“We just drug around there and told jokes all the way down,” he said.Vietnam-era draftees may recall inoculations without needles. They were fast. | John Kelly | February 1, 2021 | Washington Post
Policemen on the show joke about prison riots, bomb threats, and the shooting of unarmed civilians.'Babylon' Review: The Dumb Lives of Trigger-Happy Cops | Melissa Leon | January 9, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
A running joke inside the tribe is that the group is like that club with a hundred people waiting outside to get in.‘We Out Here’: Inside the New Black Travel Movement | Charlise Ferguson | January 4, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
And that was well before this Christmas, when he appeared to joke about Obama being a Muslim.How James Woods Became Obama’s Biggest Twitter Troll | Asawin Suebsaeng | December 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Within a concentration camp, would someone make a joke about the number, the tattooed number?Daphne Merkin on Lena Dunham, Book Criticism, and Self-Examination | Mindy Farabee | December 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Anyone willing to threaten war over a joke is clearly not playing with a full deck.The Sony Hack and America’s Craven Capitulation To Terror | David Keyes | December 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The patriarchal decree of the government was a good deal of a joke on the plains, anyway—except when you were caught defying it!Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
Mr. Crow was rocking back and forth on his perch, for a joke—on anybody except himself—always delighted him.The Tale of Grandfather Mole | Arthur Scott Bailey
Well, thinks I, this is no joke sure, at this lick I'll have family enuff to do me in a few years.The Book of Anecdotes and Budget of Fun; | Various
"I don't think that's a very good joke," said the disappointed little boy.Davy and The Goblin | Charles E. Carryl
The king, by way of joke, desired the earl to personate him, and ordered the petitioner to be admitted.The Book of Anecdotes and Budget of Fun; | Various
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