jokey

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adjective jok·ey \ˈjō-kē\
variants: or less commonly

joky

Definition of jokey

jokier

;

jokiest

  1. 1 :  given to joking

  2. 2 :  humorous, comical

  3. 3 :  amusingly ridiculous :  laughable

jokily

play \ˈjō-kə-lē\ adverb

jokiness

play \ˈjō-kē-nəs\ noun

Examples of jokey in a sentence

  1. the jokey tone of his stories

Circa 1825

First Known Use of jokey

circa 1825


JOKEY Defined for English Language Learners

jokey

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adjective jok·ey \ˈjō-kē\

Definition of jokey for English Language Learners

  • : tending or intended to make people laugh



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