quip about

quip about someone or something

to joke about someone or something. The kids were quipping about the principal's hairpiece. It is rude to quip about an elderly person.
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According to the Independent, the real quip about Murray's joke was far less obvious as the Wimbledon champion has really just opened a 15-bedroom Victorian building Cromlix, three miles from his hometown Dunblane in Scotland.
I once heard one comedian quip about 'the smell of the socks of a little boy suffering from glandular fever'.
His quip about Kylie, saying she was "all right, a bit of work there and she will be OK" was met with silence.
The quip about Aled Jones, a fine young man, must pale into insignificance compared with the blasphemous insults which offended the living Lord Jesus Christ by the Jerry Springer Opera.