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Synonyms for joke

Synonyms for joke

words or actions intended to excite laughter or amusement

something or someone uproariously funny or absurd

an object of amusement or laughter

to make jokes; behave playfully

to tease or mock good-humoredly

Synonyms for joke

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The joke starts, "What do a pizza delivery driver and a gynecologist have in common?
Diaz said that the President's good deeds unfortunately get overlooked because of the things he tend to say, such as rape jokes: 'Nababalewala ang magagandang ginagawa niya dahil sa rape joke niya.
The joke book was born when Tom, bored of practicing his hand-writing the usual way, started writing out jokes instead.
Schmidt argues that, although jokes are often dismissed as a frivolous waste of time, they represent an important and revealing dimension of the relations between state and society.
Being blind if you are telling a blind joke may give you better insight on whether or not the joke is funny or in good taste.
Actually, Tom, considering it's been going for three series yet no one in the country can recognise a note sung by any of the winning voices, surely The Voice is a joke on top of a joke on top of a joke?
The Center for Media and Public Affairs cataloged nearly 44,000 jokes Leno made about political figures and celebrities at ''Tonight'' through Jan.
Recent April fool's jokes began circulating over the internet about Egyptian singer Amro Diab and Lebanese singer Assi Hilani stating that Amor has resigned from his music career and Assi had joined a professional Lebanese soccer team.
Both remaining joke sets Davies inspects turn out to be nation specific.
The joke cycles, or themes, examined are: jokes about stupidity and canniness, libidinous blondes and French people, Jewish people, men's sexuality, American lawyers, and the Soviet Union.
Utilizing an interdisciplinary framework, Davies shares compelling insights into why popular joke targets have attained such longevity in joke cycles.
BAG yourself a pair of tickets to autumn's Giddy Goat Comedy Festival simply by telling us a joke.
The funnier a joke is, the more activity is seen in the reward centres or specific neurons, which create feelings of pleasure.
The gags were revealed by TV channel Dave at their third annual awards for funniest Fringe joke.
Researches have showed that joke telling is a type of verbal behavior associated with the field of sociolinguistics (e.