There are 2 translations of joke in Spanish:

joke1

Pronunciation: /dʒəʊk/

n

  • 1 (verbal) chiste (m); (directed at sb) broma (f) to tell o crack a joke contar* un chiste they made endless jokes about my new hairstyle no paraban de reírse de or de tomarme el pelo por mi nuevo peinado I can't see the joke no le veo la gracia, no veo qué tiene de gracioso he can't take a joke no se le puede hacer or no sabe aceptar una broma we chatted and had a few jokes together charlamos y nos reímos un rato I didn't mean it, it was only a joke no lo dije en serio, era solo una broma or iba en broma it's beyond a joke se pasa de castaño oscuro it's no joke maldita la gracia que tiene [familiar/colloquial] the joke's on her/me/them le/me/les salió el tiro por la culata [familiar/colloquial]
  • 2 2.1
    (practical joke)
    broma (f) to play a joke on sb hacerle* or gastarle una broma a algn is that your idea of a joke? ¿a ti te parece gracioso eso? we did it for a joke lo hicimos para reírnos
    2.2 (novelty item) (BrE) artículo (m) de broma, pega (f) (Col) ; (before n) [mustache] de pega, de mentira joke shop tienda (f) de artículos de broma
  • 3 (contemptible person, thing) as a teacher he's just a joke como profesor es un desastre that interview was a joke esa entrevista fue una farsa their offer is just a joke su oferta da risa

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Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.

There are 2 translations of joke in Spanish:

joke2

vi

  • bromear, vacilar don't joke about religion with him con él no bromees or no hagas bromas sobre religión lend you money? you must be o have to be joking! ¿prestarte dinero? ¡tú debes estar loco! or ¡ni loco que estuviera! I was only joking, of course it's not true era un chiste or lo dije en broma, claro que no es cierto

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Word of the day lavado
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wash …
Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.