jokester jokester  /ˈdʒoʊk stər/


  • (n) a person who enjoys telling or playing jokes


  1. Born to a successful retail-clothing family on New York's Long Island, Milk was a popular high school athlete and jokester.
  2. I mean, he was a jokester, kind of like a class clown.
  3. Several people have called claiming to be the sniper, and police have traced each one, only to find a jokester at the other end.


  1. The butt of a joke

    The greatest memories of my dad (Sherdell Lawson) are of his knack for being a jokester.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Springfield News-Leader

  2. Pearisburg mother knits to honor memory of her son

    “Knit one, pearl two” has never held so much meaning. It’s an action most knitters perform without thinking but will forever be connected to the heart of Janice Davis. As she goes through each day, Davis thinks of her son Mark Davis. She remembers his “jokester” personality, humble smile and home-centered mind-set. Janice Davis lost [...]
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Roanoke Times

  3. 'Graceland': Manny Montana on Being the Comic Relief, 'Rollercoaster' Season

    The actor calls his jokester character, FBI Agent Johnny Tuturro, "a contrast of different emotions." read more        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Hollywood Reporter


  1. "He was such a great guy and such a happy guy, just such an original personality as far as a jokester and a competitor and friend," Edmonds said. "You just can't help but think of all the funny things that used to go on in the clubhouse. So...
    on Apr 30, 2007 By: Jim Edmonds Source: USA Today

  2. "He's a jokester, and that's funny, very funny," Shaq said without smiling. "Ha-ha. Very funny."
    on Feb 19, 2008 By: Shaquille O'Neal Source: ESPN

  3. "Within the world of basketball, within those Trail Blazers teams, he was a jokester," said Phoenix Suns coach Terry Porter, who played with Duckworth. "He was a big loving teddy bear. At times guys got frustrated because he didn't have a...
    on Aug 26, 2008 By: Terry Porter Source: ABC News

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