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English definition of “jokingly”

jokingly

adverb uk   /ˈdʒəʊ.kɪŋ.li/ us    /ˈdʒoʊ-/
in a way that is intended to be funny: She suggested half-jokingly that they should sell the family car and all buy bikes instead.Humour and humorous
(Definition of jokingly from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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