schoolboy humour

schoolboy humour

  (British & Australian) also schoolboy humor (American & Australian)
stupid jokes that are rude but not very offensive Isn't he a bit old for this type of schoolboy humour?
See also: humour, schoolboy
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A victory for prudes everywhere, a blow for fans of schoolboy humour.
Be prepared for plenty of schoolboy humour and a healthy dose of competitive spirit as Jeremy, Richard and James bring the usual calamitous mucking about synonymous with the TV programme to the world-class ECHO Arena Liverpool.
I have noticed that Top Gear always likes to add a little bit of 'harmless' schoolboy humour to its programmes.
But David does bring a naughty schoolboy humour to proceedings and he brings out the worst in Simon.
Richard Scudamore's schoolboy humour is symptomatic of the prevailing attitude that continues to exist in key organisations despite decades of pressure for equality.
It's the chaos, the schoolboy humour, the characters and just being part of an atmosphere that can ignite in an instant.
6 Schoolboy humour to cheer the heart at Countdown last Wednesday when it became clear you could make "orgasmed" from the letters on the board.
Pert breasts and male appendages abound, shrouded in the usual sniggering schoolboy humour that still believes the lead character harpooning a warm apple pie with his lower portions is the dizzying pinnacle of bad taste.
He fuses the schoolboy humour of Blackadder with the cut-throat satire of Have I Got News For You.
This is not the first time Top Gear, with its blend of motoring news, schoolboy humour and audacious stunts, has got into trouble.
The Cool Wall returns, scouse comedian John Bishop is the first star to take on the reasonablypriced car, and Jeremy, James and Richard take their overgrown schoolboy humour to the extreme as they challenge their Australian Top Gear counterparts in a motor-based version of the Ashes.
So it came as little surprise that Douglas Osborn plumbed the depths of schoolboy humour when his committee was discussing the thorny issue of whether to allow another lap dancing strip club to open for business on Broad Street.
LVK is not written by Horne and Corden, but it's aimedat the same audience as their TV show - those who enjoy schoolboy humour.
Gilbert may be Monty Python's grandad but I still end a little of his schoolboy humour goes a long way, and while Sullivan's music is undoubtedly lovely in places (his exquisite madrigal pastiches, for example), I just wish the overall effect wasn't so watery.
Until quite recently, his youngish looks and schoolboy humour - along with his fabled obsessions with asteroids and motorbikes - made you wonder if the 40-year-old was old enough to qualify as a Member Of Parliament.