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jokey

[joh-kee] /ˈdʒoʊ ki/
adjective, jokier, jokiest.
1.
lacking in seriousness; frivolous:
The editorial had an offensively jokey tone for such an important subject.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; joke + -ey1
Related forms
jokily, adverb
jokiness, noun

joky

[joh-kee] /ˈdʒoʊ ki/
adjective, jokier, jokiest.
1.
Origin
joke + -y1
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British Dictionary definitions for jokier

jokey

/ˈdʒəʊkɪ/
adjective jokier, jokiest
1.
intended as a joke; full of jokes
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Word Origin and History for jokier

joky

adj.

1825, from joke (n.) + -y (2). Related: Jokiness.

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Slang definitions & phrases for jokier

jokey

adjective

Fun-loving; jocular; given to joking: George is too jokey for a responsible slot (mid1800s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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