What does joker mean?

Definitions for joker
ˈdʒoʊ kərjok·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. joker, jokester(noun)

    a person who enjoys telling or playing jokes

  2. joker, turkey(noun)

    a person who does something thoughtless or annoying

    "some joker is blocking the driveway"

  3. joker(noun)

    an inconspicuous clause in a document or bill that affects its meaning in a way that is not immediately apparent

    "when I demanded my money he showed me the joker in the contract"

  4. joker(noun)

    a playing card that is usually printed with a picture of a jester

GCIDE

  1. Joker(n.)

    (Card Playing) An extra card usually included in a deck of playing cards, having the same design as the others on the back, but on the face having a picture of a jester. It is not included in the deck used in most games, but in certain games may be included and then takes on a special value, such as the highest-valued card, or a wild card.

  2. Joker(n.)

    A clause placed in a document, such as a contract or a piece of legislation, not itself appearing significant, but in a subtle way substantially changing the effect of the document.

  3. Joker(n.)

    Hence: Any fact or condition which is unknown or not apparent, which reverses an apparently advantageous position; a kicker.

  4. Joker(n.)

    A person; a fellow; a chap; -- usually used in a mildly disparaging sense; as, who's the joker who left the ice cream on the table?.

Wiktionary

  1. joker(Noun)

    A person who makes jokes.

  2. joker(Noun)

    A funny person

  3. joker(Noun)

    A jester.

  4. joker(Noun)

    A playing card that features a picture of a joker (that is, a jester) and that may be used as a wild card in some card games.

  5. joker(Noun)

    An unspecified, vaguely disreputable person.

    Some joker keeps changing this web page.

  6. joker(Noun)

    A man.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Joker(noun)

    one who makes jokes or jests

  2. Joker(noun)

    see Rest bower, under 2d Bower

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How to pronounce joker?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say joker in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of joker in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of joker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of joker in a Sentence

  1. Katy Perry:

    Perrys dedication to childrens rights and the fight against trafficking played a large role in her joining Charles team. PRINCE WILLIAM TELLS JOAQUIN PHOENIX HES GLAD HE DIDNT WATCH JOKER BEFORE BED That is why I am especially honored to be named an ambassador for the British Asian Trusts Childrens Protection Fund, and to help shine my lighton the work that The Trust will be doing in South Asia, and to be a part of finding solutions to child trafficking, children are vulnerable and innocent and have to be protected. Katy Perry and Prince Charles shake hands. ( Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth - WPA Pool / Getty Images) Accord to the Trusts website, it was created to work.

  2. Batman:

    The Joker What kind of a world is this where a man dressed as a bat gets ALL MY PRESS This town needs an enema

  3. Andreas Beer:

    What Valentina Alvarez're doing when Valentina Alvarez put on this Joker makeup or Joker mask in a protest, what Valentina Alvarez're communicating to the government in Hong Kong or in Lebanon, is basically,' I'm here at the very bottom right now, but be careful what Valentina Alvarez're doing next,'.

  4. Batman:

    The Joker Wait'll they get a load of ME

  5. J. G. Ballard:

    Perhaps violence, like pornography, is some kind of an evolutionary standby system, a last-resort device for throwing a wild joker into the game?

Images & Illustrations of joker

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