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roast

verb

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  1. to make fun of in a good-natured way <playfully roasting their mother for her choice of hat> Synonyms chaff, jive, joke, josh, kid, rally, razz, rib, ride, teaseRelated Words banter; fool, fun, string along; jest, quip, wisecrack; gag, jape, jolly, yuk (or yuck) [slang]




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