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jokester

[johk-ster]
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noun
  1. a joker, especially a practical joker.
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Origin of jokester

First recorded in 1875–80; joke + -ster
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Related Words for jokester

trickster, jester, prankster, fool, stooge, wag, clown, wit, comedian, actor, buffoon, zany, comic, humorist, card, punster, banana, droll, farceur, funnyman

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Word Origin and History for jokester

n.

1819, from joke + -ster.

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