joke·​ster | \ ˈjōk-stər How to pronounce jokester (audio) \

Definition of jokester

Examples of jokester in a Sentence

hired the hot new Hollywood jokester to write the sitcom script
Recent Examples on the Web Another student was typically a big jokester and full of confidence. Jocelyn Gecker, Chron, 4 Apr. 2022 Another student was typically a big jokester and full of confidence. Jocelyn Gecker, ajc, 4 Apr. 2022 The imposing, long-haired, Fu Manchu-sporting González sparkles as the group’s lead singer, emcee and jokester. Los Angeles Times, 4 Apr. 2022 The words were innocent enough, another joke from a preeminent jokester. Roy S. Johnson |, al, 28 Mar. 2022 During the segment, the jokester admitted to being wrong about how unpleasant raising kids can be. Adam Carlson,, 5 Apr. 2022 Since childhood, he had been known as a jokester and a people person. Anastasia Dawson,, 4 Apr. 2022 Holton was a jokester and loved to make people laugh. Brendel Hightower, Detroit Free Press, 3 Apr. 2022 While Hudson teased her son on his 18th birthday, the Mother's Day star previously admitted that Ryder is actually the real jokester in the family. Vanessa Etienne,, 10 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of jokester

1877, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of jokester was in 1877

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“Jokester.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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