one-liner

noun
one-lin·​er | \ ˌwən-ˈlī-nər How to pronounce one-liner (audio) \

Definition of one-liner

1 : a very succinct joke or witticism
2 : a succinct or meaningful and especially accurate statement

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Synonyms

boff (or boffo), boffola, crack, drollery, funny, gag, giggle [chiefly British], jape, jest, joke, josh, laugh, nifty, pleasantry, quip, rib, sally, waggery, wisecrack, witticism, yuk (or yuck) [slang]

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First Known Use of one-liner

1962, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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one-liner

noun

English Language Learners Definition of one-liner

: a very short joke or funny remark

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