Definition of no kidding
1 —used to emphasize the truth of a statement No kidding, the test is tomorrow.
2 —used to ask if a statement is really true “The test is tomorrow.” “No kidding?”
3 —used to show surprise or interest in what has been said “My brother got engaged last month.” “No kidding! That's great news!” ; often used in an ironic way in response to a statement that is regarded as very obvious “If we don't start going faster, we're not going to finish on time.” “Gee, no kidding.”
Word by Word Definitions
: a young person
: a young goat
: to deceive (someone) as a joke : to say untrue things to (someone) in a playful or joking way
: to fail to admit the truth to (someone)
: to gently criticize or tease (someone) in a friendly or good-humored way
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