English to Afrikaans Meaning :: joke

Joke :
- grapgeskertsgrappiesJokeymaak 'n grap

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Noun(1) a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter(2) activity characterized by good humor(3) a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement(4) a triviality not to be taken seriously
Verb(1) tell a joke; speak humorously(2) act in a funny or teasing way

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(1) Someone cracked a joke and the ensuing laughter jerked him out of his thoughts and brought him back to reality.(2) You joke a lot in interviews about how you wanted to write horror because you experienced so much of it in high school.(3) ÔÇÿSurely this was all some kind of joke , a stuntÔÇÖ.(4) Either way, the point was, it was all a trick, a joke , a scam - whatever you wanted to call it.(5) he was pretending to joke his daughter(6) They joke about the hotly-disputed incident every time they meet.(7) public transport is a joke(8) Muldowney told police at the time it had been a joke or prank but now realised just how serious it had been.(9) We can joke about it but this is a serious problem.(10) As you probably guessed, this list was a joke / hoax.(11) I knew none of those people had pulled that stunt last night as a joke .(12) He also took time out to joke with reporters and photographers.(13) We can joke about our differences, because they're obvious and expected.(14) The system is a joke and the fact that employers can still find people to work under the table proves the job hunting clubs are ineffective and symbolize a bureaucracy gone mad.(15) It almost seemed like a joke , a harmless prank one of his friends had pulled on him.(16) Some consider the system to be a joke .
Related Words
(1) practical joke ::
praktiese grap
(2) to joke ::
Om te grap
(3) bad joke ::
slegte grap
(4) private joke ::
private grap
(5) dirty joke ::
vuil grap
(6) inside joke ::
binnekant van die grap
(7) joke around ::
grap rond
(8) crack a joke ::
kraak 'n grap
(9) make a joke ::
maak 'n grap
(10) play a joke ::
speel 'n grap
1. funny story ::
snaakse storie
2. trick ::
3. laughingstock ::
4. farce ::
5. laugh ::
6. caper ::
8. tell jokes ::
vertel grappe
9. fool ::
10. jest ::
Different Forms
joke, joked, jokes, jokey, joking
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.


"It’s a JOKE, isn’t it?"

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 11

Joke all you want,
but you think about it.

Joke all you want, but you think about it.

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 16

Well, I was thinking about
Sheldon\'s little joke

Well, I was thinking about Sheldon's little JOKE

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 20

Time-travel joke. It\'s not... Never mind.

Time-travel JOKE. It's not... Never mind.

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 14

He saved me from being a joke.

He saved me from being a JOKE.

Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 3

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