English version

pull somebody’s leg

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpull somebody’s legpull somebody’s legJOKEto tell someone something that is not true, as a joke I haven’t won, have I? You’re pulling my leg. pull
Examples from the Corpus
pull somebody’s legDid Ronnie really call or are you just pulling my leg?I think he was just pulling your leg.Don't worry. I was just pulling you leg about moving - I'm not going anywhere.
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