Jest and Jolly

Jest

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Jest verb – To make jokes.
Usage example: when I asked my sister for a loan, she laughingly replied, “Surely you jest!”

Jolly and jest are semantically related. in joke topic. In some cases you can use "Jolly" instead the word "Jest" as a verb or a noun.
Nearby Words: jesting, jested, jester, jestingly
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Jolly

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Jolly verb – To make jokes.
Usage example: spent their nights around the campfire good-naturedly jollying and telling scary stories

Jest and jolly are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Jest" instead the word "Jolly" as a verb or a noun.
Nearby Word: jollying
Synonyms for Jolly
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