Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


It's not that; it's because I don't wish to be laughed at and jollied.

He was tall and very black-haired, and he "jollied" the girls.

He jollied every customer, and set up the soda water recklessly.

Chas joked and jollied and got himself thoroughly hated by all.

I had seen a hundred men brighten as the surgeon "jollied" them.

Every boy in the village knew this, and occasionally guyed and jollied him about it.

Carmichael swore at me, bullied me, and jollied me, as his mood happened to be.

They hurried up to us, and shook hands and jollied me, and everything was lively.

If Siclone hadn't come out and jollied them, I'd never have got back in the world.

This is what the boys at the Club meant when they jollied us about our friendship.