by way of a joke

by way of a joke
в шутку/в порядке смеха

Большой англо-русский учебный словарь сочетаемости. . 2010.

Игры ⚽ Нужно решить контрольную?

Смотреть что такое "by way of a joke" в других словарях:

  • Joke thievery — is the act of performing and taking credit for comic material written by another person without their consent. This plagiarism is technically a form of copyright infringement.A common term for joke thievery is hacking , which is derived from the… …   Wikipedia

  • Joke — This article is about the form of humour. For other uses, see Joke (disambiguation). Contents 1 Purpose 2 Antiquity of jokes 3 …   Wikipedia

  • Joke political party — A joke party or a frivolous party is a political party which has been created for the purposes of entertainment or political satire. Such a party may or may not have a serious point behind its activities. Examples of joke parties include the… …   Wikipedia

  • joke — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ amusing, funny, good, hilarious ▪ She didn t seem to find my jokes amusing. ▪ old ▪ That s an old joke …   Collocations dictionary

  • joke*/ — [dʒəʊk] noun [C] I something that you say or do that is intended to make people laugh Do you want to hear a good joke?[/ex] Greg sprayed her with water as a joke.[/ex] The kids were telling jokes (= short stories with funny endings).[/ex] Stephen …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • joke — jokeless, adj. jokingly, adv. /johk/, n., v., joked, joking. n. 1. something said or done to provoke laughter or cause amusement, as a witticism, a short and amusing anecdote, or a prankish act: He tells very funny jokes. She played a joke on him …   Universalium

  • joke — /dʒoʊk / (say johk) noun 1. something said or done to excite laughter or amusement; a playful or mischievous trick or remark. 2. an amusing or ridiculous circumstance. 3. an object of joking or jesting; a thing or person laughed at rather than… …  

  • joke — [[t]dʒoʊk[/t]] n. v. joked, jok•ing 1) a short humorous anecdote with a punch line 2) anything said or done to provoke laughter or cause amusement 3) something amusing or ridiculous: I don t see the joke in that[/ex] 4) an object of laughter or… …   From formal English to slang

  • Way of the Samurai 3 — Infobox VG |title = Way of the Samurai 3 developer = Acquire publisher = flagicon|Japan Spike designer = engine = version = released = vgrelease|JP=November 13, 2008 genre = Adventure modes = Single player ratings = platforms = PlayStation 3… …   Wikipedia

  • Walk this way (movie line) — Walk this way is a recurrent joke in a number of movies and television shows, most notably movies by Mel Brooks. [ Comedy Writing Secrets , p. 60; Melvin Helitzer, F W Publications, 1992. ISBN 0898795109] It may be derived from an old vaudeville… …   Wikipedia

  • Killing Joke — This article is about the musical group. For other uses, see The Killing Joke (disambiguation). Killing Joke (l r) Guitarist Geordie Walker, vocalist Jaz Coleman, returning drummer Paul Ferguson, and bassist Martin Youth Glover Background… …   Wikipedia

Поделиться ссылкой на выделенное

Прямая ссылка:
Нажмите правой клавишей мыши и выберите «Копировать ссылку»