Antic and Jest


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Antic noun – A playful or mischievous act intended as a joke.
Usage example: we'll have no more of your antics, so just settle down

Jest and antic are semantically related in joke topic. In some cases you can use "Jest" instead the word "Antic" as a noun or a verb.
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Jest noun – Something said or done to cause laughter.
Usage example: laughed politely at his feeble jest about his pet mosquito

Antic and jest are semantically related in joke topic. Sometimes you can use "Antic" instead a noun "Jest".
Nearby Words: jesting, jested, jester, jestingly
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