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How to sign: a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
"he told a very funny joke"; "he knows a million gags"; "thanks for the laugh"; "he laughed unpleasantly at hisown jest"; "even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point";

joke in BSL Watch how to sign joke in British Sign Language
Laugh in BSL Watch how to sign Laugh in British Sign Language
joke in BSL Watch how to sign joke in British Sign Language
Joke in BSL Watch how to sign Joke in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: joke, gag, jest, jape

Categories: humor, humour, wit, witticism, wittiness

Within this category: belly laugh, dirty joke, ethnic joke, funny story, in-joke, one-liner, shaggy dog story, sick joke, sight gag


How to sign: produce laughter

laugh in BSL Watch how to sign laugh in British Sign Language
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See also: laugh off, make fun, guy, laugh away, poke fun, blackguard, laugh off, laugh at, laugh away, jest at, ridicule, rib, roast

Similiar / Same: express joy, express mirth

Categories: express emotion, express feelings

Within this category: bellylaugh, bray, break up, cachinnate, cackle, chuckle, convulse, giggle, guffaw, roar, snicker

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