a smart or facetious remark.
verb (used without object)
to make wisecracks.
verb (used with object)
to say as a wisecrack.
Origin of wisecrack
Synonyms for wisecrack
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Related Words for wisecrackquip, one-liner, witticism, gag, prank, zinger, caper, remark, mischief, antic, farce, escapade, dig, retort, yarn, trick, laugh, stunt, lark
Examples from the Web for wisecrack
Contemporary Examples of wisecrack
An anecdote about a wisecrack that Lebowitz made at an event in support of Russian Jews is worth the price of admission.Public Speaking: Martin Scorsese's Fran Lebowitz Doc
Ronald K. Fried
November 20, 2010
Historical Examples of wisecrack
a flippant gibe or sardonic remark
to make a wisecrack
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