it's a joke
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
it's a joke(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (jest)
a. es un chiste
It's a joke. No need to get offended.Es una broma. No tienes por qué ofenderte.
2. (farce)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Did you see the smaller recycling bins? - Yes. It's a joke. Nothing fits in there.¿Viste los nuevos recipientes de reciclaje más pequeños? - Sí. ¡Qué ridículo! No cabe nada ahí.
Whenever the governor passes a new law, it's a joke.Cada vez que el gobernador aprueba una ley nueva no vale de nada.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?