English dictionary definition of:

joke


Noun

  • a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement
  • activity characterized by good humor
  • a triviality not to be taken seriously
  • a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter

Verb

  • act in a funny or teasing way
  • tell a joke; speak humorously

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Thesaurus

antic caper gag jape jest jocularity laugh prank put-on trick

Spellzone course content

View spelling list o-e words - set 1 and learn about the word joke in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

View spelling list When to drop the final e and learn about the word joke in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 9. Suffixes: why we need to double letters, change them, or drop 'e'.

Scrabble score for joke


Scrabble score = 15

generated at 08:07:02 on 22-09-19

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