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Facetious (fa seeshus)
Part of Speech: Adjective
Definition: Treating serious issues with deliberate inappropriate humor
Derivatives: Facetiously, facetiousness
Example: She did not like when her boyfriend made facetious comments about her hair.
Synonyms: Teasing, flippantread more »