Example sentences for: jocularity

How can you use “jocularity” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • ARTHUR: Well, Picasso's work combines austere geometry with ebullient jocularity: even his most tormented images can seem like jeux d'esprit.

  • It agrees that Gore's outer robotic-ness masks a warm jocularity, but argues that the warm jocularity itself masks Gore's fundamental emotional coolness.

  • When I was young, we took family vacations near Lake Huron, where pronunciation was subject to the same lack of certainty, providing the potential for some proverbial southwestern Ontario jocularity.

  • When he dropped the ill-received jocularity to say that he had wanted, having grown up in the Midwest, to live awhile in one of the world's most beautiful cities, they were openly disbelieving--they had never been to Prague of course, and apparently, they did not know of its architectural splendors, either.

  • And so, bravely embracing what he cannot deny, Brookhiser, in his edition of the rules, throws in some jocularity of his own, with the sure lightness of touch you would expect from an author who has based his biography of Washington on a guide to etiquette.

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