Meaning of “jokingly” in the English Dictionary

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"jokingly" in British English

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jokinglyadverb

uk /ˈdʒəʊ.kɪŋ.li/ us /ˈdʒoʊ.kɪŋ.li/

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.

(Definition of “jokingly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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