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English definition of “joke”

joke

verb     /dʒəʊk/
B1 [I] to say funny things, or not be serious: She always jokes about her husband's cooking.Humour and humorous
You must be joking!/You're joking! informal B1 something you say to show that you are surprised by what someone has said, or do not believe it is trueExpressions of surprise
jokingly adverb
(Definition of joke verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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