Tongue-in-cheek synonyms

tŭng'ĭn-chēk'

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Treating serious issues with deliberately inappropriate humor; flippant.
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In a joking manner.
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The state or quality of being unserious.
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(Idiomatic) As a joke.
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Alternative spelling of fingers crossed. (hopefully, wishfully)
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The definition of irony is the use of words where the meaning is the opposite of their usual meaning or what is expected to happen.
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In a kidding manner; jestingly, jokingly.
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not seriously
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in a bantering fashion
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Insincere expression of respect, loyalty, support, etc.
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The action of the verb kid.
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A claim, esp. an unsupported one, as to some distinction or accomplishment; pretension
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A taunting, sneering, cutting, or caustic remark; gibe or jeer, generally ironic
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Find another word for tongue-in-cheek. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for tongue-in-cheek, like: facetious, jokingly, bantering, unseriousness, in-jest, satirical, in fun, self-deprecate, crossed-fingers, irony and kiddingly.