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  • adv. In a joking manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a joking way; sportively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a joking manner; in a merry way.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in jest
  • adv. not seriously


joking +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)


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