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jest

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noun
  • thing said or done to cause amusement; joke [Barron]
  • an utterance (as a jeer or quip) intended to be taken as mockery or humor [Taisha]
  • playful remark or act [Nandigam]
verb
  • act or speak playfully [Nandigam]

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