Wisecrack - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈwaɪzkræk|  American pronunciation of the word wisecrack
Brit.  |ˈwʌɪzkrak|  British pronunciation of the word wisecrack

noun

- witty remark (syn: crack, quip, sally)

verb

- make a comment, usually ironic

Examples

Someone in the theater was making wisecracks during the entire movie.

...a whispered wisecrack doubled them over in laughter...

...wisecracked to hide his nervousness during the auditions...

Say only nice, polite, ladylike things, no nasty wisecracks.

Word forms

noun
singular: wisecrack
plural: wisecracks
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