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take a joke

to laugh when someone says something funny about you and not be offended: What's the matter? Can't you take a joke?
(Definition of take a joke from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"take a joke" in American English

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take a joke

to be able to laugh at jokes or tricks about you: Don't be mad - can't you take a joke?
(Definition of take a joke from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “take a joke”
in Chinese (Simplified) 经得起玩笑话,开得起玩笑…
in Chinese (Traditional) 經得起玩笑話,開得起玩笑…
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