rib-tickler

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rib-tickler

A particularly funny joke. My dad loves corny jokes, so I bought him a book of rib-ticklers. You should try to slip a few rib-ticklers into your speech to help keep your audience engaged.

rib-tickler

n. a joke; something very funny. That was a real rib-tickler. I’ll remember that joke.
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Judwaa 2 is set to entertain audiences through this rib-tickling comedy and promises to be an all-out family entertainer.
The film is on the rib-tickling genre of "Vicky Donor" and "Fukrey".
He's a well-known figure on TV and stage and has held numerous rib-tickling programmes in India and abroad.
The format is as safe as houses: three comic guests, a host and a few rib-tickling questions have worked with for the revamped Room 101 and The Matt Lucas Awards, so little wonder this series adheres to the "If it ain't broke, don't fix it" mantra.
Liverpool Comedy Festival and Sunday's Bold Street Festival are teaming up to provide some rib-tickling as well as rib-eating entertainment up and down the city street.
The result was documented in a best-selling DVD, and now there's a chance to see some of the rib-tickling highlights.
That remains to be seen, but producer of this series Nathan Eastwood is obviously quite keen on his rib-tickling skills.
The Miserby the French playwright Jean-Baptiste Pocquelin, more famous as Moliere, has been adapted into a rib-tickling Punjabi play by CETA (Creative Energies Theatre Association) and staged at the Shri Ram Centre on Thursday.
Rib-tickling remake of the 1950s Spencer Tracy original, starring Steve Martin, left.
Horrible Histories (Friday, CBBC, 5pm) takes a rib-tickling look at the dark side of Christmas.
Pakistan, June 13 -- The last few days of May proved sad for Hollywood as two of its celebrated actors Gary Coleman (the star of cute rib-tickling sitcom Webster, Diff'rent Strokes) and Dennis Hopper (the iconic figure who made films like Blue Velvet, Easy Rider and Speed memorable cinematic ventures) passed away.
Now there's a chance to revisit those rib-tickling chats.
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This rib-tickling comedy began as Eighties one-hit-wonder Phil (Nail) found out his son Jack was putting a band together.
This rib-tickling TV series sees a professional sheepherder (Balki) from the tiny island of Mypos move to Chicago, only to be surprised that there are no sheep or greenery in the Windy City.