Facetious and Jocose

Facetious

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Facetious adjective – Given to or marked by mature intelligent humor.
Usage example: the essay is a facetious commentary on the absurdity of war as a solution for international disputes

Jocose is a synonym for facetious in humorous topic. In some cases you can use "Jocose" instead an adjective "Facetious", when it comes to topics like flippant, amusing, jocular, laughter. rare substitute
Nearby Word: facetiously
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Jocose

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Jocose adjective – Indicative of or marked by high spirits or good humor.
Usage example: the comedian's jocose introductions kept the awards ceremony from becoming a stodgy affair

Facetious is a synonym for jocose in humorous topic. You can use "Facetious" instead an adjective "Jocose", if it concerns topics such as cheerful, amusing, jocular, comical. popular alternative
Nearby Words: jocosity, jocosely
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