Examples of joker in a Sentence
Jokers are wild in this game.
I can't believe I let that joker beat me.
Some joker hit our car.
Recent Examples of joker from the Web
Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy has become a bit of a joker on social media since his move to Manchester and his most recent exchanges with Portuguese restaurant Nando's could be his funniest yet.
The man who shot the starter pistol, the unlucky joker, is killed immediately.
The top three finishers are typically the ones who know when to take their joker lap at the opportune time without watching the rest of the group pass them up before the race is over.
But what these same jokers like to forget is that the state’s right debate itself ... stemmed from certain states wanting to own black people as slaves.
Which, in layman’s terms, means many jokers and viewers in its orbit are delusional.
A fight against a massive troll named Bruz the Chopper who, once dominated, turned into an amenable joker with an Australian accent.
Elon Musk’s perpetual joker grin is probably a little wider today.
Care packages filled with whoopee cushions and fake spiders would have kept these jokers in business all summer.
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First Known Use of joker
Synonymscard, comedian, comic, droll, farceur, funnyman, gagger, gagman, gagster, jester, humorist, jokester, wag, wit
Related Wordscomedienne, entertainer; banterer, cutup, kidder, knockabout, practical joker, prankster, quipper, quipster, teaser, wisecracker; buffoon, clown, fool, harlequin, zany; caricaturist, lampooner, parodist, satirist
Near Antonymshero, heroine, idol, role model; gentleman, lady; angel, saint
JOKER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of joker for English Language Learners
: a person who tells or makes many jokes
: an extra card used in some card games usually as a wild card
: an annoying, stupid, or offensive person
JOKER Defined for Kids
Definition of joker for Students
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