What does joking mean?

Definitions for joking

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word joking.

Princeton's WordNet

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

    characterized by jokes and good humor

GCIDE

  1. joking(adj.)

    intended as a joke; -- of communications.

Wiktionary

  1. joking(Verb)

    Kidding, trying to fool.

    Twenty euros cover charge!, you're joking me.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Joking

    of Joke

Editors Contribution

  1. joking

    The act and process of being playful and having fun in a simple and fair way and the recipient knows this.

    I was having fun in work and loved to make joking comments to my friends, we had a great laugh.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'joking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2974

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of joking in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of joking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sir Walter Besant:

    My way of joking is to tell the truth. It's the funniest joke in the world.

  2. George Bernard Shaw:

    My way of joking is to tell the truth. It is the funniest joke in the world.

  3. Fidel Castro:

    If the Pope continues talking like this, I may return to the church and start praying again, i am not joking.

  4. Richard Milhous Nixon:

    Who are you going to shoot joking with Attorney General Richard Kleindienst about creating an opening on the Supreme court

  5. Salvador Dali:

    It is not necessary for the public to know whether I am joking or whether I am serious, just as it is not necessary for me to know it myself.

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