Jocular and Merry


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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

Merry is a synonym for jocular in playful topic. In some cases you can use "Merry" instead an adjective "Jocular", when it comes to topics like sprightly, humorous, funny.
Nearby Words: jocularity, jocularly
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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

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