knee-slapper

noun
knee-slap·​per | \ ˈnē-ˌsla-pər How to pronounce knee-slapper (audio) \

Definition of knee-slapper

: an extremely funny joke, line, or story

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hoot, laugh, riot, scream

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First Known Use of knee-slapper

1966, in the meaning defined above

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Dictionary Entries near knee-slapper

knee roll

knee roof

kneesie

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knee sock

kneestone

knee strap

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knee-slapper

noun

English Language Learners Definition of knee-slapper

US, informal : a very funny joke or story

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