Jest and Praise


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Jest verb – To make jokes.
Praise is an antonym for jest in joke topic.
Nearby Words: jesting, jested, jester, jestingly
Antonyms for Jest


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Praise verb – To proclaim the glory of.
Jest is an antonym for praise.
Nearby Words: praised, praising
Antonyms for Praise
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ironic ironic jest ironic praise
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