JOKER


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JOKERJapanese Oriented Knowledge Engineering/Environment for Software Reuse
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About Nicodemus's usual bedtime--midnight--the village jokers came creeping stealthily through the jimpson weeds and sunflowers toward the lonely frame den.
There, his eyes happening to catch the tall joker writing up his joke, he called to him across the way:
Hereupon the dwarf laughed (the king was too confirmed a joker to object to any one's laughing), and displayed a set of large, powerful, and very repulsive teeth.
Unless we have come upon a primitive practical joker," Summerlee suggested, "which I should think would be one of the most elementary developments of man.
Joker, one of our clowns," continued the china lady, "who is always trying to stand upon his head.
It means, my dear friend," explained the Woggle-Bug, "that our language contains many words having a double meaning; and that to pronounce a joke that allows both meanings of a certain word, proves the joker a person of culture and refinement, who has, moreover, a thorough command of the language.
Love was the king card of trumps, the fifth ace, the joker in a game of tenderfoot poker.
Ladies and gentlemen," he addressed the sawdust emptiness before him as if it were a packed audience, "this is Barney Barnato, the biggest joker of a mule ever born.
Believing that he had lost his bet the incorrigible joker thought it amusing to pretend that he had won it.
She jumps out excitedly without touching my arm, or as much as saying "thank you" or "good morning" or anything, turns back to the cab, and then that old joker comes out slowly.
He had always been a joker, the only joker in the grim and terrible company; but now as he lay there half dead from his hurts, he almost swore a solemn oath forever to forego practical joking--almost; but not quite.
Change, Sambo"; but seeing Jos ready almost to cry with vexation, the old joker stopped his laughter, and said, holding out his hand to his son, "It's all fair on the Stock Exchange, Jos--and, Sambo, never mind the elephant, but give me and Mr.