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tongue in cheek

see definition of tongue in cheek
  • as inirreverent
  • as inplayful
  • as intongue-in-cheek
  • as infrivolous
  • as inlip service
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Synonyms for tongue in cheek

adj disrespectful
  • cheeky
  • derisive
  • flippant
  • mocking
  • profane
  • rude
  • tongue-in-cheek
  • aweless
  • cocky
  • contemptuous
  • crusty
  • flip
  • fresh
  • iconoclastic
  • impertinent
  • impious
  • impudent
  • insolent
  • irreverential
  • out-of-line
  • sacrilegious
  • sassy
  • saucy
  • ungodly
  • unhallowed
  • unholy

Antonyms for tongue in cheek

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

More words related to tongue in cheek

lip service

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