Example sentences for: jokingly

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

  • Several studio executives have jokingly responded that if their talents were combined in a single actor, he would be the next Cary Grant.

  • "The bookies entered into the spirit of things by jokingly offering 500-to-1 odds against the PM's wife's fourth child being named Ken and being born on his father's birthday.

  • Once, after I got to know him better, he told me that his daughter Kate had moved to Israel, and I jokingly observed that she was really on native ground.

  • (It has been said, not altogether jokingly, that if the Japanese were required to pay a license fee for every English word they used, their trade surplus would vanish.)

  • He goes on to consider the "upside" to such mail, and closes by noting (perhaps jokingly) that he recently forwarded some on to 10 friends.


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