adjective, jokier, jokiest.
lacking in seriousness; frivolous: The editorial had an offensively jokey tone for such an important subject.

1815–25; joke + -ey1

jokily, adverb
jokiness, noun Unabridged
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jokey or joky (ˈdʒəʊkɪ)
adj , jokier, jokiest
intended as a joke; full of jokes
joky or joky

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