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synonyms for jokingly

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

Sound of Colleagues was, like Pigeon’s Calm Office sound, supposed to be a joke at first.
PEOPLE WHO REALLY MISS THE OFFICE ARE LISTENING TO ITS SOUNDS AT HOMETANYA BASUSEPTEMBER 10, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Yes, he’s doing the same “unusual headline of the day” jokes as everybody else, but he’s also much more willing to get suddenly, viscerally angry, and when he does, the show crackles.
ONE GOOD THING: STEPHEN COLBERT IS LOOSER, FUNNIER, AND ANGRIER IN QUARANTINEEMILY VANDERWERFFSEPTEMBER 4, 2020VOX
Basically, brands can seem like they are trying to get in on a joke they are unaware of — or they might be, or become, the joke.
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Rhodes, who is 72, plans to retire at the end of August and jokes that “half the people here collect a Social Security check.”
UNMADE IN AMERICATATE RYAN-MOSLEYAUGUST 14, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Which is sort of a joke, but every middle road comes with compromises.
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Fusion power promises to provide limitless green energy using cheap and abundant fuel, but it’s a long-running joke that it’s always 20 years away.
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I used to vote at a polling place in a Clairemont mortuary, where I never failed to make a joke about how it was just like Chicago.
FIVE WAYS THE NOVEMBER ELECTION COULD BE ODDER THAN EVERRANDY DOTINGAJULY 13, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Since then, Maynard and Tao’s tendency to come up with similar results has become a running joke in the number theory community.
A NUMBER THEORIST WHO SOLVES THE HARDEST EASY PROBLEMSERICA KLARREICHJULY 1, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Maybe I could make him think it’s his idea somehow, and maybe I’ll tell this one, I’ll make it sound like a joke.
DOES HOLLYWOOD STILL HAVE A PRINCESS PROBLEM? (EP. 394)STEPHEN J. DUBNEROCTOBER 24, 2019FREAKONOMICS
When I was in school and many years ago, the joke of maths teachers used to be, “You’ve got to be able to do all these calculations because you’re never going to be walking around with a calculator in your hand.”
AMERICA’S MATH CURRICULUM DOESN’T ADD UP (EP. 391)STEVEN D. LEVITTOCTOBER 3, 2019FREAKONOMICS
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WORDS RELATED TO JOKINGLY

  • absurdly
  • amusingly
  • facetiously
  • ironically
  • jocosely
  • jokingly
  • jovially
  • ludicrously
  • merrily
  • mirthfully
  • playfully
  • ridiculously
  • satirically
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