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facetious
(adj)
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Meaning

humorous and joking, often in an inappropriate way

1st Sample Sentence

From the facetious comments she used to make about the professor and his lectures, I could tell that she thought he was a fool.

Root

facetus (witty, elegant, fine, courteous) (Latin)

Synonyms

facetious, flippant

Antonyms

austere, staid

Mnemonics

someone who makes funny faces Facetious>>>Face is not Serious Face-tease, tease by making funny faces

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