Crack and Gag

Crack

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Crack noun – Something said or done to cause laughter.
Usage example: a whispered crack made the whole back row start laughing

Gag is a synonym for crack in joke topic. In some cases you can use "Gag" instead the word "Crack" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like play, one-liner.
Nearby Words: cracked, cracking, crackle, cracker, crackled
Synonyms for Crack

Gag

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Gag noun – Something said or done to cause laughter.
Usage example: the movie featured a gag involving a chicken driving a car that audiences thought was hysterically funny

Crack is a synonym for gag in play topic. You can use "Crack" instead the word "Gag" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as joke, practical joke.
Synonyms for Gag

How words are described

good good crack good gag
similar similar crack similar gag
common common crack common gag
short short crack short gag
Other adjectives: single, prominent, small, actual, big, little, dark, subtle, main, final, hilarious, random, last, occasional, literal.

Common collocations

couple crack couple gag couple
songs crack songs gag songs

Both words in one sentence

  • In El Goonish Shive there is a running gag of a crack of thunder (and lightning if the character is near a window) whenever someone says something particularly ominously as can be seen here, here and here.
  • Recurring gag on Questionable Content: "I could make some sort of obvious 'who are you and what have you done with the real Pintsize' crack, but it'd just cheapen the moment."
  • A Running Gag is that, every time another actor makes a mistake, the following blooper is Matthew Perry intentionally doing the same thing to crack everyone up.
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