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jape

noun [C] uk   /dʒeɪp/ old-fashioned or humorous us  
an activity done to make someone laugh or to trick someone: They put a frog in her boots for a jape.
Translations of “jape”
in Chinese (Traditional) 玩笑, 惡作劇…
in Chinese (Simplified) 玩笑, 恶作剧…
(Definition of jape from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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