Definition of 'limerick'
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`And the answering limerick is: `Dear Sir, Your astonishment's odd. SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)Then hadn't it been Deeck, the phlegmatic militiaman who had taught her an English limerick ? DISPLACED PERSON (2003)
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Translations for 'limerick'
British English: limerick NOUN
A limerick is a humorous poem which has five lines.
- American English: limerick
- Brazilian Portuguese: quintilha humorística
- Chinese: 五行打油诗
- European Spanish: quintilla humorística
- French: petit poème humoristique
- German: Limerick
- Italian: poesiola umoristica di cinque versi
- Japanese: こっけい詩
- Korean: 5행의 희시
- European Portuguese: quintilha humorística
- Spanish: quintilla humorística
Definition of limerick from the Collins English Dictionary
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