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.
in a bantering fashion
Alternative spelling of fingers crossed. (hopefully, wishfully)
A claim, esp. an unsupported one, as to some distinction or accomplishment; pretension
Insincere expression of respect, loyalty, support, etc.
A taunting, sneering, cutting, or caustic remark; gibe or jeer, generally ironic
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: jokingly, irony, unseriousness, in fun, in-jest, kiddingly, bantering, facetious, facetiously, banteringly and jokey.