masculine noun
1. joke (cuento)
  • contar chistes -> to tell jokes
  • no tiene ningún chiste (figurative) -> there's nothing special about it
  • chiste verde, ->
  • chiste colorado -> dirty joke (Mexican Spanish)
2. joke, prank (broma) (Andes, Mexican Spanish, RP)
  • hacerle un chiste a alguien -> to play a joke o prank on somebody

chiste [chees’-tay]
1. A fine witty saying 2. (m)
2. Fun, joke, jest. (m)
  • Dar en el chiste -> to hit the nail on the head
  • Chiste pesado -> scurvy trick
  • No veo el chiste -> I don’t get it
  • Tomar algo a chiste -> to take something as a joke

caer en el chiste to get the joke; get it; dar en el chiste to guess right; hacer chiste de algo
tomar algo a chiste to take sth as a joke
tiene chiste it's funny; no veo el chiste I don't get it
chiste verde blue joke; dirty joke

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