jokily


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jok·ey

also jok·y  (jō′kē)
adj. jok·i·er, jok·i·est
Characterized by joking or jokes, especially stale or clumsy jokes: jokey bumper stickers.

jok′i·ly adv.
jok′i·ness n.

jokily

(ˈdʒəʊkɪlɪ)
adv
in a jokey manner
Translations

jokily

advlustig; sayscherzhaft, im Scherz; doim Scherz
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Cilla, meanwhile, who pointed out that she hadn't lived in Liverpool for 50 years, seemed to be in a particularly playful mood, jokily telling her fellow guest: "You are dead common and you are dead Liverpool.
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I was asked on several occasions whether the events were real and, in the single moment I can pinpoint for the lesson going irretrievably wrong, at one point I jokily answered, 'Yes.