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synonyms for jocularly

  • facetiously
  • in fun
  • in jest
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How to use jocularly in a sentence

I’ve been twisted like an oversize pretzel by my jocular osteopath, Kyle Judkins, and taught how to pop my pubic symphysis into place, a trick I can’t wait to try someday at a dinner party.
DID THRU-HIKING THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL RUIN MY BODY?GRAYSON HAVER CURRINJANUARY 25, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
I addressed him jocularly, then commandingly, then beseechingly.
PHARAOH'S BROKERELLSWORTH DOUGLASS
He shuts the umbrella; puts it aside; and jocularly plants himself with his hands on his hips to be inspected.
YOU NEVER CAN TELLGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
He would not suffer her to be lightly spoken of in his presence, nor permit his name to be coupled jocularly with hers.
AUTOBIOGRAPHY, LETTERS AND LITERARY REMAINS OF MRS. PIOZZI (THRALE) (2ND ED.) (2 VOLS.)MRS. HESTER LYNCH PIOZZI
You know yourself that altogether jocularly I accused you of being to blame that the notice did not arrive on time.
THE LIFE OF LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN, VOLUME II (OF 3)ALEXANDER WHEELOCK THAYER
He became confident and talked jocularly of the tricks of his trade.
THE HALF-HEARTEDJOHN BUCHAN
Spoken jocularly when a person who has been partaking of a meal with another rises to go away.
THE PROVERBS OF SCOTLANDALEXANDER HISLOP
Spoken jocularly when a person has rent or caught his clothes upon a nail or other projection.
THE PROVERBS OF SCOTLANDALEXANDER HISLOP
Dont seem very keen for your feed this morning, he observed jocularly.
NOTHING BUT THE TRUTHFREDERIC S. ISHAM
So much had this doggery become frequented by these gentlemen that it became jocularly known among them as the "club annex."
TURNS ABOUT TOWNROBERT CORTES HOLLIDAY
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WORDS RELATED TO JOCULARLY

  • facetiously
  • in fun
  • in jest
  • jocularly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.