Jocular and Jovial


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Jocular adjective – Given to or marked by mature intelligent humor.
Usage example: made the jocular observation that the best way to make a small fortune in the wine business is to start off with a large fortune

Jovial is a synonym for jocular in playful topic. In some cases you can use "Jovial" instead an adjective "Jocular", when it comes to topics like happy, humorous, funny.
Nearby Words: jocularity, jocularly
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Jovial adjective – Indicative of or marked by high spirits or good humor.
Usage example: the trip to the amusement park put everyone in a jovial mood

Jocular is a synonym for jovial in happy topic. You can use "Jocular" instead an adjective "Jovial".
Nearby Words: joviality, jovially
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attitude jocular attitude jovial attitude
guy jocular guy jovial guy
relationship jocular relationship jovial relationship
music jocular music jovial music
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