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joky

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

jokey

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

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

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Slang definitions & phrases for joky

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.
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