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jocular

adjective uk   /ˈdʒɒk.jə.lər/  us   /ˈdʒɑː.kjə.lɚ/ formal
funny or intended to make someone laugh: a jocular comment used to describe someone who is happy and likes to make jokes: Michael was in a very jocular mood at the party.
jocularly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
jocularity
noun [U] uk   /ˌdʒɒk.jʊˈlær.ə.ti/  us   /ˌdʒɑː.kjəˈler.ə.t̬i/ formal
Translations of “jocular”
in Chinese (Traditional) 有趣的, 逗樂的, 愛開玩笑的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 打趣的, 逗乐的, 爱开玩笑的…
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