noun plural \fə-ˈsē-shē-ˌē, -ˌī\

Definition of FACETIAE

:  witty or humorous writings or sayings

Origin of FACETIAE

Latin, from plural of facetia jest, from facetus elegant, witty
First Known Use: 1529


Next Word in the Dictionary: face tile
Previous Word in the Dictionary: facet head
All Words Near: facetiae

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up facetiae? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More