Definitions for jocularˈdʒɒk yə lər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jesting, jocose, jocular, joking(adverb)

    characterized by jokes and good humor

  2. jocosely, jocular(adverb)

    with humor

    "they tried to deal with this painful subject jocularly"

Wiktionary

  1. jocular(Adjective)

    Humorous, amusing or joking.

  2. Origin: From iocularis, from ioculus, diminutive of iocus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jocular(adj)

    given to jesting; jocose; as, a jocular person

  2. Jocular(adj)

    sportive; merry

  3. Origin: [L. jocularis, fr. joculus, dim. of jocus joke. See Joke.]


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