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jocular
used in Lonesome Dove

2 uses
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Definition
characterized by jokes and good humor
  • The closer they were to action, the more jocularity bothered him.
    Chapters 9-10 (63% in)
  • Each walked cautiously around the other, watching for an opening—their cautiousness provoked much jocularity in the onlookers.
    Chapters 79-80 (11% in)

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