Sentence Examples


  • He could jest, it was said, even in his last moments.
  • In jest, he stated that Jonathan was merely seeking the best fashion example he could find.
  • He tried several times to join in the conversation, but his remarks were tossed aside each time like a cork thrown out of the water, and he could not jest with them.
  • Jacob is normally a kind person, so I think his rude comment was simply made in jest and meant to be funny.
  • The elderly man had always started out each day by telling a silly jest to his wife.