Definition of 'punchline'
Example sentences containing 'punchline'
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It's like a joke with no punchline. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Don't include them unless you know your audience and have the confidence to deliver the punchline effectively. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They are so keen to get to the point of each routine that this is all punchline and no set-up. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We laugh, and he delivers the punchline about the lieutenant governor's shoes one more time. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)There is rarely a script, point, or punchline. Times, Sunday Times (2014)For 29 per cent of people who experience it, a great joke can end in a less than funny punchline. The Sun (2015)
Definition of punchline from the Collins English Dictionary
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