jape

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jape

noun

Definition of JAPE

something said or done to cause laughter <by the standards of today's no-holds-barred satire, Will Rogers' homespun japes about politicians seem awfully gentle>
Synonyms boff (or boffo), boffola, crack, drollery, funny, gag, giggle [chiefly British], jape, jest, josh, laugh, nifty, one-liner, pleasantry, quip, rib, sally, waggery, wisecrack, witticism, yuk (or yuck also yak or yock) [slang]

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