Bedeutung von “joke” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /dʒəʊk/

B1 [ C ] something that someone says to make people laugh, usually a short story with a funny ending:

to tell/make a joke
a good joke about dogs

Mehr Beispiele

be a joke informal

to not be serious or not deserve respect:

The investigation was a joke.
be no joke

to be serious or difficult:

It's no joke driving on icy roads.
take a joke

to understand and accept a trick without becoming angry or upset

→ See also practical joke

(Definition von “joke noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)