What is jape?

  • (noun): A humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter.
    Example: "Even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point"
    Synonyms: joke, gag, laugh, jest

Jape

Jape is a synonym of joke.

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Jape (band)
... Jape are an Irish electronic–rock band from Dublin ... Jape's wider discography includes the EP, Jape is Grape (2007), as well as a number of singles, including "Floating" and "Phil Lynott" ... Jape's third album, Ritual, was released in June 2008, later winning the Choice Music Prize for Irish Album of the Year 2008 ...
The Monkeys In The Zoo Have More Fun Than Me - Success of "Floating"
... Benson then praised Jape in The Guardian (however, the newspaper spelt it "Jabe") and rang the song's writer to inform him he would be covering "Floating" with his band The Raconteurs ... Jape witnessed the cover live at the Olympia Theatre and was later to describe it as "a great moment" ... It later went on to feature on the EP, Jape is Grape, released on 19 November 2007 on V2 Records ...
Cosmosphere (album)
... Cosmosphere is the debut studio album of Jape released on the Volta Sounds label in 2003 ... Jape frontman Richie Egan was inspired to write the album in 2003 after he had developed Jape following a week's stay at the family home of Niall Byrne in Avoca, County Wicklow ...
Jape
... Jape is a synonym of joke ... Jape or JAPE may also refer to one of the following Jape (software), a graphical proof assistant ... Jape (band), an Irish electronic/rock band ...
Jape (band) - Career
... Jape's debut album, Cosmosphere, was released on the Volta Sounds label in 2003 ... Jape's second album, The Monkeys in the Zoo Have More Fun Than Me was released by Trust Me I'm A Thief Records in 2004 ... Benson immediately requested a copy of the album and then praised Jape in The Guardian – however, the newspaper spelt it "Jabe" ...