- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||inclined to joke; jovial; merry.
The jocose old gentleman had everyone at the table chuckling.
- similar words:
- jocund, jovial
She began her speech with a few jocose remarks.
- grave, lugubrious, sober
||amusing, facetious, humorous, jolly, witty
||jocosely (adv.), jocoseness (n.)