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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Inclined to jest.

Usage examples (34)
  • Adjective, : The editorial had an offensively jokey tone for such an important subject
  • And not the sloppy kind of jokey funny, but real, cerebral humor.
  • He performs 'Tempted', and surprises Victoria because she expected him to be "jokey", not good.
  • Like the Ramones, Death were more jokey than angry. for more
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