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dirty joke

A joke, story, or anecdote characterized by lewd, smutty, or otherwise indecent subject matter. My grandmother was the sweetest old lady imaginable, but she had this curious fondness for telling dirty jokes.
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dirty joke

A smutty story, as in Teenagers love to tell dirty jokes. The use of dirty in the sense of "obscene" or "indecent" dates from the late 1500s, but its application to a joke began only in the 20th century. The same sense also appears in such expressions as dirty book, for a pornographic book; dirty old man, for a middle-aged or elderly lecher; and dirty word or talk dirty, for a lewd, offensive expression or sexually explicit conversation.
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dirty joke

1. n. an obscene joke. No dirty jokes around here. We get enough of that on television.
2. n. a very ugly or very stupid person. Look at that face. That’s a dirty joke.
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We even get dirty jokes: Comedians started pressing them onto wax cylinders in the 1890s, sparking America's first crusade to censor indecent recordings.
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But Mr Moroko said the videos he had been sending were part of the "usual dirty jokes common among the ward reps.""It is common though done as jokes among the ward representatives," he said.
Growing up surrounded by slum communities in the city of Manila, and having covered the crime beat and local governments in several Metro Manila cities, I'm used to men's rough, dirty jokes, many bordering on sexism and misogyny.
Researchers have uncovered "dirty jokes" in the notebook of which famous diarist?
The statement said that the pages include four dirty jokes, some crossed out phrases and a text in which Anne Frank imagines herself teaching sexual education.
Two new pages from Anne Frank's diary have been published, containing a handful of dirty jokes and her thoughts on sex.
Researchers have published for the first time writing on two pages of Anne Frank's diary which she covered over with brown paper, discovering dirty jokes and a teenager's interest in sex.
'I'll use this spoiled page to write down 'dirty' jokes', she wrote on a page with a handful of crossed-out phrases - and jotted down four dirty jokes she knew.
The only woman in her office, for six months, her colleagues maligned her reputation, told dirty jokes in her presence and blew cigarette smoke in her face.
A J Hubble's contention that he knows dirty jokes and limericks but had to consult Wikipedia to check out "Bell End" because of blissful ignorance was very amusing as it was charming.
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In a lengthy (https://www.instagram.com/p/BapCKu0FS0C/?hl=en&taken-by=heathergibs) Instagram  post on Tuesday, Lind detailed how she met Bush who told her dirty jokes and the way he allegedly groped her with his wife by his side.