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in–joke

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noun \ˈin-ˌjōk, -ˈjōk\

Simple Definition of in–joke

  • : a joke that is only understood by a particular group of people

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of in–joke

  1. :  a joke for or about a select group of people


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