Learn English – An adjective or noun for one who cracks lame jokes


Can someone please suggest an adjective or a noun to describe someone who always cracks 'lame jokes'? All I could think is 'Lame Joker' :/

I am specifically looking for a word/adjective that has negative connotations.


Best Answer


NOUN: a person who tells "corny" jokes, a rube or bumpkin

"When it comes to telling jokes, he's a real cornball."

Oxford Dictionaries Online


ADJECTIVE: trite, banal, mawkishly sentimental

"His jokes are so corny."