Jest and Jape

Jest

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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

Jape is a synonym for jest in prank topic. In some cases you can use "Jape" instead the word "Jest" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like joke, funny, laughter. popular alternative
Nearby Words: jesting, jested, jester, jestingly
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Jape

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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

Jest is a synonym for jape in joke topic. You can use "Jest" instead the word "Jape" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as funny, laughter. popular alternative
Nearby Words: Jap, japed, japing
Synonyms for Jape
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