Joke in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Joke

(intransitive) To do or say something for amusement rather than seriously. | (intransitive, followed by with) To dupe in a friendly manner for amusement; to mess with, play with. | (transitive, dated) To make merry with; to make jokes upon; to rally.

Short Example Sentence for Joke

  • 1. And so the subject dwindled into a joke for that while. 🔊
  • 2. This was the best joke of the day. 🔊
  • 3. But we hope he will come no joke on our citizens. 🔊
  • 4. He used to stop in our office and joke about it. 🔊
  • 5. I never joke about such serious matters. 🔊
  • 6. The temptation to a joke should never sit on the ermine. 🔊
  • 7. Fine joke on the Johnnies. 🔊
  • 8. Turned the joke on Muhammad Anim! 🔊
  • 9. Besides, it would be a bully good joke on Nora and Molly. 🔊
  • 10. The joke would have been unworthy of Philip II. 🔊
  • 11. The following joke is attributed to Sir John Hill. 🔊
  • 12. But don't joke about that money. 🔊
  • 13. She laughed at that as if it were the greatest joke she had ever heard. 🔊
  • 14. It was many a long day before that joke was forgotten against us. 🔊
  • 15. Cassie, who had experience, used to joke her about her admirer. 🔊
  • 16. It takes rather a grand old man to make a joke in the grand style. 🔊
  • 17. There was a feeling in the crowd that the joke was on Tillotson. 🔊
  • 18. The poor, dumb idiot took it all as a practical joke among friends. 🔊
  • 19. But another joke succeeded, which bade fair to end badly for the jokers. 🔊
  • 20. He told Brook what to say as the insider and the joke commenced. 🔊
  • 21. Its name will therefore be considered a joke by such as see the Point. 🔊
  • 22. The company urged Haller to lose no time in passing the joke on. 🔊
  • 23. Mansfield's, Lord, joke about a horse, 267. 🔊
  • 24. The fate of the joke was not decided until two o'clock in the morning. 🔊
  • 25. The joke might have ended in the breaking of her excellency's precious neck. 🔊

How to use Joke in a Sentence?

  • 1. Nobody noticed the shoe-strings; and they would have looked upon it as a joke if they had. 🔊
  • 2. What better joke than to poise an insolent fellow barefoot upon a pointed stake? 🔊
  • 3. Their voices are low, rapid, soft and very pleasant and they laugh, smile and joke a great deal. 🔊
  • 4. I told the truth when I said my first thought was that Bebita might have played a joke on me. 🔊
  • 5. Abbott sulks half the time, and the Barone can't get a joke unless it's driven in with a mallet. 🔊
  • 6. From time to time there was a roar of laughter as he cracked a joke over the heads of his customers. 🔊
  • 7. Wallenstein smiled and shook his head, and then it was that his perverse imp suggested what was to be his last joke on a native. 🔊
  • 8. Their spirits rose as the baskets emptied, and they found that they could laugh and joke about their ravenous hunger. 🔊
  • 9. It was the first time that he heard no joke or quip flash along the forming line to bring cheers or laughter. 🔊
  • 10. The accident of a slight tinge of color had hardly risen even to the dignity of a joke in the freedom of the settlement and the forest. 🔊
  • 11. All he wanted to do was to play a joke on his friend, but it very often happens that the practical joker gets the worst of it in the end. 🔊
  • 12. He couldn't talk about anything without it seeming there was a great joke in it somewhere. . . 🔊
  • 13. The agonised victim of a joke wore a pitched cap upon his head, which was set ablaze and was grilling his living brains. 🔊
  • 14. Punch makes exactly one capital joke a week; and the journals contrive to furnish one good piece of news every day. 🔊
  • 15. He never seemed satisfied with the whole of a story; never laughed when others laughed; but always put the joke to the question. 🔊