broma
Noun
1. (ocurrencia, chiste) 
a. joke 
2. (jugarreta) 
a. prank, practical joke 
gastar una broma a alguiento play a joke/prank on somebody
en o de bromaas a joke
bromas apartejoking apart
entre bromas y verashalf joking
fuera de bromajoking apart
no estar para bromasnot to be in the mood for jokes
tomar algo a bromanot to take something seriously
ni en o de bromano way, not on your life
3. (colloquial) 
me salió la broma por 800 eurosit cost me the tidy sum of 800 euros
broma de mal gustobad joke
broma pesadanasty practical joke
broma
1 (cachondeo)
ni en broma never; not on any account; lo decía en broma I was only joking; I was only kidding (familiar); estar de broma to be in a joking mood; tomar algo a broma to take sth as a joke
2 (chiste) joke
no es ninguna broma it's no joke; this is serious; la broma me costó caro the affair cost me dear; no hay bromas con la autoridad you can't play games with the authorities; bromas aparte ... joking aside ...; ¡déjate de bromas! quit fooling!; joke over!
gastar bromas to tell jokes
gastar una broma a algn to play a joke on sb
estar para bromas
¡para bromas estoy! a fine time for joking!; no está para bromas he's in no mood for jokes
entre bromas y veras half-joking(ly)
broma pesada practical joke; hoax
3 (Caribe) (S. Cone) (decepción) disappointment; (molestia) vexation; annoyance
4 (Zoología) shipworm
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