Jest and Laugh


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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

Laugh is a synonym for jest in joke topic. In some cases you can use "Laugh" instead the word "Jest" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like laughter. popular alternative
Nearby Words: jesting, jested, jester, jestingly
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Laugh noun – Someone or something that is very funny.
Usage example: that new sitcom is a laugh

Jest is a synonym for laugh in joke topic. You can use "Jest" instead the word "Laugh" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as laughter. popular alternative
Nearby Words: laughable, laughing, laughter, laughed, laughingly
Synonyms for Laugh

How words are described

good good jest good laugh
short short jest short laugh
strange strange jest strange laugh

Both words in one sentence

  • Useful Notes / Antonio De Oliveira Salazar Um Salazar em cada esquina é que ficava bemnote "A Salazar in each corner, now that would be good", said in jest whenever there is someone who really likes Salazar, or when politicians are bad, or when you just want to have a laugh
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