Funny and Jocose


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Funny adjective – Causing or intended to cause laughter.
Usage example: a very funny movie that had audiences rolling in the aisles

Jocose is a synonym for funny in humorous topic. In some cases you can use "Jocose" instead an adjective "Funny", when it comes to topics like amusing, facetious, comical, laughter.
Nearby Words: funning, funnily
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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

Funny is a synonym for jocose in humorous topic. You can use "Funny" instead an adjective "Jocose", if it concerns topics such as cheerful, facetious, comical, laughter.
Nearby Words: jocosity, jocosely
Synonyms for Jocose
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