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jape

jape

 
pronunciation:
jeIp
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: japed, japes, japing
definition: to say something as a joke; jest.
similar words:
joke
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to ridicule or make fun of.
similar words:
jest, joke, ridicule, wisecrack
 
part of speech: noun
definition: something said or done as a joke or trick.
similar words:
jest
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derivations: japingly (adv.), japer (n.), japery (n.)