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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a playful manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : jocular remarks about opera stars
  • Even you, fermire (he used to give his wife that name jocularly, sometimes), are not so simple as some people would take you to be.
  • The next time Eva visited Toni she said jocularly:
  • "Here's to the moon-faced Bessie!" he said jocularly. for more
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