you're/he's/she's joking

Definition of you're/he's/she's joking

  1. —used to say that what someone is saying is very surprising or hard to believe “The report is due by tomorrow.” “You're joking.”

Word by Word Definitions

you'replay
  1. :  you are

  1. :  that male one who is neither speaker nor hearer — compare him, his, it, she, they

    : used in a generic sense or when the sex of the person is unspecified

  1. :  a male person or animal

  1. :  that female one who is neither speaker nor hearer — compare he, her, hers, it, they

    : used to refer to one regarded as feminine (as by personification)

    : used as an alternative to he to refer to a person of unspecified gender

jokeplay joking
  1. :  something said or done to provoke laughter

    :  a brief oral narrative with a climactic humorous twist

    :  the humorous or ridiculous element in something

  1. :  to make jokes :  jest

    :  to make the object of a joke :  kid


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