Usage examples for jokes

  1. She, however, was rapidly making the interesting discovery, and feared that between the ribbon, the letter, and Tom's amiable jokes Dic would discover it and presume upon the fact. – A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties by Charles Major
  2. There were no songs and no jokes in the flying ship. – Old Peter's Russian Tales by Arthur Ransome
  3. I don't care whether you laugh or no- not I. Now you have got Lord John to declare for you, you are above laughing at my jokes I suppose. – The Parent's Assistant by Maria Edgeworth