What is another word for jokes?

Pronunciation: [d͡ʒˈə͡ʊks] (IPA)

Jokes are a great way to lighten up the mood and make people laugh. But did you know that there are many different ways to refer to them? Here are some synonyms for jokes that you can use in your daily conversations and writing. 1) Humor: Refers to anything that makes you laugh, including jokes, funny stories, and witty remarks. 2) Quips: A short, clever, and often humorous remark or comment. 3) Gags: A practical joke or humorous stunt. 4) Wisecracks: A clever or witty remark, often used to make someone laugh. 5) Satirical: A type of humor that uses irony and exaggeration to poke fun at someone or something. No matter which synonym you choose, remember that jokes are meant to be enjoyed and shared with others. So go ahead and spread some laughter today!

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Usage examples for Jokes

In this instance it popped into Alexander's mind so unexpectedly that he chuckled and made a seated individual think Alexander was reading the jokes of his penny paper over his shoulder.
"The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories"
Charles Weathers Bump
I was made the subject of cheap jokes.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook
"That's a good one on Billy who is all the time getting off jokes on other folks," said Percival.
"The Hilltop Boys on Lost Island"
Cyril Burleigh

Famous quotes with Jokes

  • I'm not Mr. Debonair Suave. I'm just a regular boy who goofs around, pulls pranks, and makes jokes. That doesn't sound very hot to me.
    Jensen Ackles
  • We are living in the machine age. For the first time in history the comedian has been compelled to supply himself with jokes and comedy material to compete with the machine. Whether he knows it or not, the comedian is on a treadmill to oblivion.
    Fred Allen
  • There's a few tunes of mine that don't have jokes, but most of them have a joke and they have a humorous point of view somewhere.
    Mose Allison
  • I reserve the right to tell shaggy dog stories or even common jokes as part of what I'm doing. I don't give a damn if half the audience walks out.
    David Antin
  • It is requisite for the relaxation of the mind that we make use, from time to time, of playful deeds and jokes.
    Thomas Aquinas

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