Examples of jocular in a Sentence
a jocular man who could make the most serious people smile
made the jocular observation that the best way to make a small fortune in the wine business is to start off with a large fortune
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The portly, jocular Gibron presided over the worst Bears era ever (though there's still time for John Fox to catch up).
One of the defendant students and his parents filed a motion to strike under the state’s anti-slapp law, saying the posts were jocular in nature, intended as a joke and that the statement the student posted was protected speech.
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Synonym Discussion of jocular
JOCULAR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of jocular for English Language Learners
: liking to tell jokes
: said or done as a joke
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