One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A joke or anecdote considered to be exceptionally funny.
funny story, jest, witticism, quip, pleasantryView synonyms
- ‘Some tasks are never going to be thigh-slappers no matter how long they marinate on your desk.’
- ‘The real thigh-slapper is Ms. Henry's insistence that amateurism is ‘the principle’ that ‘separates’ college from pro sports.’
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