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practical joke


      n   a prank or trick usually intended to make the victim appear foolish  
  practical joker      n  
Dictionnaire anglais Collins English definition-Thesaurus  


1    applied, efficient, empirical, experimental, factual, functional, pragmatic, realistic, utilitarian  
2    businesslike, down-to-earth, everyday, hard-headed, matter-of-fact, mundane, ordinary, realistic, sensible, workaday  
3    doable, feasible, practicable, serviceable, sound, useful, workable  
4    accomplished, efficient, experienced, proficient, qualified, seasoned, skilled, trained, veteran, working  
1, 2, & 3    impossible, impracticable, impractical, inefficient, speculative, theoretical, unpractical, unrealistic, unsound, unworkable, useless  
4    inefficient, inexperienced, unaccomplished, unqualified, unskilled, untrained  

Dictionnaire anglais Collins English synonyme-Thesaurus  

Dictionnaire Collaboratif     Anglais Définition
based on scientific testing or practical experience, not on ideas
I found out that the distance from the pond doesn't affect the number of plants from the empirical data I collected.
Someone (usually a young man) who tries unsuccessfully to be funny by making lame jokes and doing stupid things
US English, colloquial
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