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Entry Word: joke
Function: noun
Text: 1 something said or done to cause laughter <he was known for his hilarious jokes>
Synonyms crack, gag, jest, laugh, pleasantry, quip, sally, waggery, wisecrack, witticism
Related Words funning, joking, wisecracking; antic, buffoonery, caper, monkeyshine(s), prank; caricature, lampoon, parody, put-on; banter, persiflage, raillery, repartee; facetiousness, funniness, hilariousness, humorousness; barb, humor, wit, wordplay
2 a poor, insincere, or insulting imitation of something <her rendition of the national anthem is a joke> -- see MOCKERY 1