Joe Miller

noun Joe Mil·ler \-ˈmilə(r)\

Definition of Joe Miller

  1. 1 :  a book of jokes

  2. 2 :  joke; especially :  a stale joke

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Origin and Etymology of joe miller

from Joe Miller's Jest-book (1739), a collection of jokes by John Mottley †1750 English writer, after Joe Miller †1738 English comedian

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