Joking
Joke Joke, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Joked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Joking}.] To make merry with; to make jokes upon; to rally; to banter; as, to joke a comrade. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • joking — adj. intended as a joke; of communications. Syn: jesting, jocose, jocular, jocund. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] {no joking matter} a serious matter. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • joking — index jocular Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • joking — n. joking aside * * * joking aside …   Combinatory dictionary

  • joking — /ˈdʒoʊkɪŋ/ (say johking) verb 1. present participle of joke. –adjective 2. made in jest: a joking remark. –noun 3. such humorous remarks. –phrase 4. just joking, (an expression used after a teasing or disparaging remark to show that it is made in …   Australian English dictionary

  • joking — verb /ˈdʒowkɪŋ/ Kidding, trying to fool. Twenty euros cover charge!, youre joking me …   Wiktionary

  • joking — adj. Joking is used with these nouns: ↑manner …   Collocations dictionary

  • joking — Synonyms and related words: Attic, bantering, biting, brilliance, brilliant, chaffing, clever, cleverness, droll, facetious, facetiousness, fooling, funniness, funny, hazing, humorous, humorousness, humorsome, jesting, jocose, jocoseness, jocular …   Moby Thesaurus

  • joking — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. humorous, facetious, not serious; see funny 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • joking — jok·ing || dʒəʊʊkɪŋ n. kidding, jesting, teasing dʒəʊk n. funny tale, jest, humorous remark v. tell a funny tale, jest, make a witty remark …   English contemporary dictionary

  • joking —   Pā ani, ho opā ani …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

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