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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.
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jokey

(ˈdʒəʊkɪ) or

joky

adj, jokier or jokiest
intended as a joke; full of jokes
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jok•ey

or jok•y

(ˈdʒoʊ ki)

adj. jok•i•er, jok•i•est.
given to or characterized by joking.
[1815–25]
jok′i•ly, adv.
jok′i•ness, n.
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jokey

[ˈdʒəʊkɪ] ADJ [person] → chistoso, guasón; [reference] → humorístico; [mood, tone] → guasón
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But Nina may not be in the jokiest mood after awakening from a decades-long coma.
There's a guy with a fan and straw hat who sings old-style songs for her and claims to have studied everywhere; a restaurant manager who's a shoe fetishist; a glorified pimp; a boyish-looking lesbian who discreetly tries to hit on her; a guitarist (played by well-known rock musician Wu Pai); a high-strung, sensitive young writer who brings along his mother; a nervous, middle-aged primary school teacher (Chin Shih-chieh); and, in the jokiest sequence, a guy (Niu Cheng-tse) who turns out to be an actor in disguise.