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Synonyms for facetiousfəˈsi ʃəs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bantering, facetious, tongue-in-cheek(adj)

    cleverly amusing in tone

    "a bantering tone"; "facetious remarks"; "tongue-in-cheek advice"

    Synonyms:
    tongue-in-cheek, bantering

    Antonyms:
    unhumorous, humourless, humorless

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. facetious

    Synonyms:
    witty, funny, humorous, jocular, waggish, playful, droll, jocose

    Antonyms:
    heavy, matter-of-fact, dull, grave, serious, lugubrious, sombre, saturnine

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. facetious(a.)

    Synonyms:
    witty, jocular, jocose, humorous, waggish, funny, comical, pleasant, merry, sportive, droll

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2347funny
#14358humorous
#18750playful
#18968witty
#67912droll
#99532facetious
#166313bantering
#168736jocular
#214936waggish
#331166jocose

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