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The excuse you give when an intended joke you just said was not funny.
Person 1: I wonder how janice got herpes?

Person 2: 'Cus she is a SLUT!!!

Person 1: Dude if that was a joke it was not funny

Person 2: It was a rhetorical joke
by hueng low December 06, 2009
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An excuse when someone says "That wasn't funny"
Person 1: You're stupid

Person 2: That wasn't funny

Person 1: It was a rhetorical joke.
by chortles? June 07, 2018
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