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Joke

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Definition

a joke: a funny story, a jest, a gag, a bit of fun
noun
I don't find that joke very funny. It does not make me laugh.
Philip, can't you take a joke? Stop being so serious, I was only having a bit of fun.

to joke, to make a joke, to joke around: to make people laugh, to act in a funny way, to jest
verb
I was just joking. I wasn't serious.
Don't joke around with me! Be sincere, serious with me!

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