blue joke


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Noun1.blue joke - an indelicate joke
gag, jape, jest, joke, laugh - a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter; "he told a very funny joke"; "he knows a million gags"; "thanks for the laugh"; "he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest"; "even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point"
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An Icelandic journalist brought the house down at the Rostov Arena with a blue joke that shocked stuffy FIFA officials.
Swift and Lawrence are two of Hollywood's beloved young stars and having the two in the same room means some out of the blue joke antics.
He never told a blue joke and he always had them rolling in the aisles."
Kudos is due to ITV for giving the prime-time 'dolly bird' slot to a woman of Rippon's vintage and mettle - steely, smart and with bags of style as she is - but beside her class, McGuinness is like a blue joke told in a country club - unpleasant, unnecessary and out of place.
PHIL'S MEN Hiddink with Scolari signings Deco and Quaresmo; HANDS ON Hiddink with assistant manager Ray Wilkins; BLUE JOKE Bosingwa, Lampard and Terry are having a laugh
A string of funny gags and not a blue joke amongst them.
He was cleared of murdering Arthur Thompson Jnr there years earlier; STILL LIFE: Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill - stars of Chewin' The Fat and Still Game - were captured taking a spin at the roulette wheel at the city's Rotunda Casino; BLUE JOKE: Benson got access to Rangers' dressing room at Ibrox before a match with Hearts and caught boss Walter Smith and No2 Ally McCoist joking with players
McLEISH: Ready to convince Vidmar to stay at Ibrox; ADVOCAAT: Only used Vidmar as a stand-in; BLUE JOKE: Vidmar, left, has noticed an improvement in morale
Opening a window, spraying air freshener and walking out the second someone starts on a blue joke might do it, but sadly it probably won't.
Prince Charles brought the house down with a blue joke about gay crew on the Royal Yacht Britannia when he teamed up with a comic at a top people's bash.