[ jok-yuh-lar-i-tee ]
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noun,plural joc·u·lar·i·ties.
  1. the state or quality of being jocular.

  2. jocular speech or behavior.

  1. a jocular remark or act.

Origin of jocularity

First recorded in 1640–50; jocular + -ity

Other words from jocularity

  • o·ver·joc·u·lar·i·ty, noun

Words Nearby jocularity Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use jocularity in a sentence

  • Martin had assumed a marital jocularity on the subject of the Judge.

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