Translation of "joke" - English-Polish dictionary


noun uk /dʒəʊk/ us

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

to tell/make a joke
be a joke informal

to not be serious or not deserve respect

być farsą
The investigation was a joke.
be no joke

to be serious or difficult

≈ to nie żart
It's no joke driving on icy roads.
take a joke

to understand and accept a trick without becoming angry or upset

mieć poczucie humoru → See also practical joke

(Translation of “joke noun” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)