Alternative spelling of fingers crossed. (hopefully, wishfully)
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
Insincere expression of respect, loyalty, support, etc.
A claim, esp. an unsupported one, as to some distinction or accomplishment; pretension
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: facetious, jokingly, bantering, unseriousness, in-jest, satirical, in fun, self-deprecate, crossed-fingers, irony and kiddingly.