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jest

noun uk   us   /dʒest/ formal
[C] something that is said or done in order to be funny: His proposal was no jest - he was completely sincere.in jest intended as a joke and not said seriously: I only said it in jest - you're obviously not fat.

jest

verb [I] uk   us   /dʒest/
to say something intended to be funny: Would I jest about something so important?
Traducciones de “jest”
in Vietnamese lời nói đùa…
en español broma…
in Thai การพูดตลก…
in Malaysian jenaka…
en francés plaisanterie…
en alemán der Scherz…
en chino (tradicionál) 笑話, 滑稽事…
in Indonesian kelakar…
en chino (simplificado) 笑话, 滑稽事…
(Definition of jest from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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