jocularity

[ jok-yuh-lar-i-tee ]
/ ˌdʒɒk yəˈlær ɪ ti /

noun, plural joc·u·lar·i·ties.

the state or quality of being jocular.
jocular speech or behavior.
a jocular remark or act.

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Origin of jocularity

First recorded in 1640–50; jocular + -ity

OTHER WORDS FROM jocularity

o·ver·joc·u·lar·i·ty, noun
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