Adjective "jokey" definition and examples



Definitions and examples


Not serious; teasing or humorous.
  1. 'Working for opposing stations the two men relished the jokey adversarial relationship they shared - one which continues until today.'
  2. 'She said they became engaged in a jokey text conversation.'
  3. '‘The police officer was quite jokey at the end of the conversation, but said I'd have to remove the advert,’ he added.'


1. lacking in seriousness; frivolous: The editorial had an offensively jokey tone for such an important subject.

More examples(as adjective)

"routines can be jokey."

"responses can be jokey."

"references can be jokey."

"recentlies can be jokey."