Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “joke”

See all translations

joke

noun
 
 
/dʒəʊk/
B1 [C] something which someone says to make people laugh, usually a short story with a funny ending
şaka, espri, fıkra
to tell/make a joke Humour and humorous
be a joke informal to not be serious or not deserve respect
şaka olmak
The investigation was a joke.Stupid and sillyOf unsound mind
be no joke to be serious or difficult
ciddi ve güç olmak
It's no joke driving on icy roads.Lacking humour
take a joke to understand and accept a trick without becoming angry or upset
şaka kaldırmak
→  See also practical joke Humour and humorous
Translations of “joke”
in Korean 농담…
in Arabic نُكْتة…
in French blague, tour…
in Italian barzelletta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 壞/愚蠢, 荒唐可笑的人(或事物)…
in Russian анекдот, шутка…
in Polish dowcip…
in Spanish chiste, gracia…
in Portuguese piada…
in German der Witz, der Streich…
in Catalan acudit…
in Japanese 冗談, ジョーク…
in Chinese (Simplified) 坏/愚蠢, 荒唐可笑的人(或事物)…
(Definition of joke noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “joke” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More