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Significado de “jest” - Diccionario Inglés

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jestnoun

uk   /dʒest/ 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.

jestverb [I]

uk   /dʒest/ us   /dʒest/
to say something intended to be funny: Would I jest about something so important?
(Definition of jest from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "jest" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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jestnoun [C]

us   /dʒest/
a joke: We were able to laugh aloud at every jest.
in jest
If you say something in jest, you are not serious about it: His remarks about the Beatles were in jest.
(Definition of jest from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “jest”
en español broma…
in Vietnamese lời nói đùa…
in Malaysian jenaka…
in Thai การพูดตลก…
en francés plaisanterie…
en alemán der Scherz…
en chino (simplificado) 笑话, 滑稽事…
in Indonesian kelakar…
en chino (tradicionál) 笑話, 滑稽事…
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