kid on the square love

kid on the square

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To be joking, but at the same time really mean it.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Although dating back to the early 20th century, the phrase was popularized by Al Franken in his book Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them when he describes the negative reaction of Paul Wolfowitz to one of his jokes.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.