adverb see joke II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Jokingly — Jok ing*ly, adv. In a joking way; sportively …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jokingly — [[t]ʤo͟ʊkɪŋli[/t]] ADV: ADV with v If you say or do something jokingly, you say or do it with the intention of amusing someone, rather than with any serious meaning or intention. Sarah jokingly called her my monster ... She frowned at him, only… …   English dictionary

  • jokingly — adv. Jokingly is used with these verbs: ↑ask, ↑refer, ↑remark, ↑say, ↑suggest …   Collocations dictionary

  • jokingly — adverb 1. not seriously I meant it facetiously • Syn: ↑facetiously, ↑tongue in cheek • Derived from adjective: ↑joking, ↑facetious (for: ↑facetiously) …   Useful english dictionary

  • jokingly — See joke. * * * …   Universalium

  • jokingly — adverb in a joking manner …   Wiktionary

  • jokingly — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. facetiously, in jest, jocularly; see humorously …   English dictionary for students

  • jokingly — adv. kiddingly, teasingly, in jest …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jokingly — jok·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • jokingly — See: joke …   English dictionary

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