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Translation of "jest" - English-Spanish dictionary

jest

noun /dʒest/
a joke; something done or said to cause amusement broma He was renowned for his jests. jester noun in former times, a man employed in the courts of kings, nobles etc to amuse them with jokes etc bufón a court jester. in jest as a joke; not seriously tomárselo a broma His remarks were made in jest.
Translations of “jest”
in Vietnamese lời nói đùa…
in Thai การพูดตลก…
in Malaysian jenaka…
in French plaisanterie…
in German der Scherz…
in Chinese (Traditional) 笑話, 滑稽事…
in Indonesian kelakar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 笑话, 滑稽事…
(Definition of jest from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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