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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

Playful is a synonym for jocose in cheerful topic. In some cases you can use "Playful" instead an adjective "Jocose", when it comes to topics like amusing, sprightly, facetious, jocular. popular alternative
Nearby Words: jocosity, jocosely
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Playful adjective – Given to good-natured joking or teasing.
Usage example: the little girl was lighthearted and playful

Jocose is a synonym for playful in amusing topic. You can use "Jocose" instead an adjective "Playful", if it concerns topics such as sprightly, facetious, jocular, humorous. rare substitute
Nearby Words: play, played, playfulness, playing, playfully
Synonyms for Playful
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