What does jesting mean?

Definitions for jesting

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

Princeton's WordNet

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

    characterized by jokes and good humor


  1. jesting(Noun)


  2. jesting(Noun)

    bantering; ridicule

  3. jesting(Noun)


  4. jesting(Adjective)


  5. jesting(Adjective)


  6. jesting(Adjective)

    playful; mocking

  7. jesting(Adjective)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Jesting

    of Jest

  2. Jesting(adj)

    sportive; not serious; fit for jests

  3. Jesting(noun)

    the act or practice of making jests; joking; pleasantry


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jesting in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jesting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Johann von Goethe:

    Nature understands no jesting. She is always true, always serious, always severe. She is always right, and the errors are always those of man.

  2. Robin Green:

    I am...blood. That primordial ooze. Not out there, listeners, in here. Inside this skin we wear, it only lets us think we're something else-- nice clean brains, little talking computers running around in the pursuit of happiness. We pierce this skin and what do we see Warm ooze, protoplasm churning and jesting, defecating, pulsating, life, death.

Images & Illustrations of jesting

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