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English definition of “jocose”

jocose

adjective uk   /dʒəˈkəʊs/ us    /dʒoʊˈkoʊs/ literary
humorous or liking to play: His jocose manner was unsuitable for such a solemn occasion.Humour and humorous
jocosely
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
(Definition of jocose from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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