Facetious and Merry

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

Merry is a synonym for facetious in flippant topic. In some cases you can use "Merry" instead an adjective "Facetious", when it comes to topics like tongue-in-cheek.
Nearby Word: facetiously
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Merry

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Merry adjective – Indicative of or marked by high spirits or good humor.
Usage example: the traditional depiction of Santa Claus as a rotund man with merry, twinkling blue eyes

Facetious is a synonym for merry in festive topic. You can use "Facetious" instead an adjective "Merry", if it concerns topics such as comical.
Nearby Words: merriment, merrily, merrie, Merri
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