The rather numerous men of the family were dense and grumpy, or dense and jocose.
He was genial and jocose, sunburnt and romantically allusive.
The tone of the proclamation was not as jocose as in the former Chigirin talks.
A jocose answer to children when they say they have gotten nothing.
I have been asked why I employed a pleasant, jocose, and diverting style.