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jape

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something said or done to cause laughter

  • by the standards of today's no-holds-barred satire, Will Rogers' homespun japes about politicians seem awfully gentle
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jape

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to make jokes

  • the characters in Oscar Wilde's plays jape with a readiness and sophistication that is rarely, if ever, encountered in real life
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crack wise



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