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joshing

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 3)

marked by or expressive of mild or good-natured teasing
  • a joshing response to my earnest question

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joshing

noun

Synonyms of joshing (Entry 2 of 3)

good-natured teasing or exchanging of clever remarks
  • for all his joshing, he can be very serious when he needs to be

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joshing

verb
present participle of josh

Synonyms of joshing (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to make fun of in a good-natured way
  • don't get all hot and bothered! I'm just joshing you

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2 to make jokes
  • a very outgoing man who joshes with everyone he meets

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“Joshing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/joshing. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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