Antic and Jape


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Antic noun – A playful or mischievous act intended as a joke.
Jape and antic are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Jape" instead a noun "Antic".
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Jape noun – Something said or done to cause laughter.
Usage example: by the standards of today's no-holds-barred satire, Will Rogers' homespun japes about politicians seem awfully gentle

Antic and jape are semantically related. You can use "Antic" instead a noun "Jape".
Nearby Words: Jap, japed, japing
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