April fool

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the butt of a prank played on April 1st

a practical joke or trick played on the first day of April

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RipZaynMalik yeah i know it's April Fools, but this is not a funny joke at all.
According to the Middle East news portal, the next day, Ragheb had tweeted, "I wanted to say April Fools and take part in the tradition of making pranks on people.
I am probably biased but I do think that newspapers are the natural home of April Fools jokes.
But Poisson D' Avril is actually a French April Fools Day tradition, which involves kids attempting to attach a paper fish to a victim's back without being noticed.
We didn't think tonight would be her night," he said, "but we thought that she was all right and we're called the April Fools because the first horse we ever bought together was on the first of April a few years ago.
He said: "Dec fainting was an April Fools joke, and was very much in the spirit of the show.
I will enjoy very much looking out for April Fools in this Friday's papers.
It wasn't until the early 19th century when April Fools Day caught on in America, although it had existed for centuries in other parts of the world.
Have you ever fallen victim to an April Fools Day prank?
He told viewers that they might have seen him "keel over", adding: "I would just like to say Happy April Fools.
To be honest, I thought it was an April Fools when I was told - I thought it was a wind up by team mates, but I'm delighted to pick up the award," he said.
16 on the Museum of Hoaxes' all-time Top 100 April Fools Day's Day hoaxes - and Mrs.
APRIL Fools in the school playground are fine - April fools on the telly I have to say leave me cold.
No, not The Day After April Fools Day Day for those fools who slept through it the first time, although sleep does have something to do with it.