What is another word for jokingly?

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[ d͡ʒˈə͡ʊkɪŋlɪ], [ d‍ʒˈə‍ʊkɪŋlɪ], [ dʒ_ˈəʊ_k_ɪ_ŋ_l_ɪ]

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A joke is a humorous statement or action with the intention of causing a laugh. Joking can be verbal or nonverbal. It can be played on someone's gullibility or ignorance, or on shared experiences. It can be used to lighten up a situation, or to show appreciation.

A good joke always has a certain amount of buildup, and it's often the case that the punchline is not what was expected. This creates an element of suspense, and a good joke can keep your audience captivated for its entire length.

There is something inherently amusing about a good joke.

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