Definition of 'jokingly'
Example sentences containing 'jokingly'
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He says it jokingly, but we both know he means it.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He jokingly tells children who ask about his legs that he lost them because he didn't eat his vegetables.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
We all became friends and I jokingly called him her toyboy.The Sun (2008)
Che jokingly called it'the day the fortress was taken '.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It is, she admits a huge amount of pressure, which she jokingly says she copes with by getting a lot of massages.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
I jokingly call it'the palace '.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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