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Noun: practical joke  prak-ti-kul jowk
  1. A prank or trick played on a person (especially one intended to make the victim appear foolish)

Derived forms: practical jokes

Type of: antic, caper, dido [N. Amer], joke, prank, put-on, trick

Encyclopedia: Practical joke