jokester

[ johk-ster ]
/ ˈdʒoʊk stər /

noun

a joker, especially a practical joker.

Nearby words

  1. jojoba,
  2. jokai,
  3. joke,
  4. jokebook,
  5. joker,
  6. jokey,
  7. joking,
  8. jokingly,
  9. jokjakarta,
  10. joktaleg

Origin of jokester

First recorded in 1875–80; joke + -ster

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Word Origin and History for jokester

jokester

n.

1819, from joke + -ster.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper