GRE Word List

JOCULAR

said or done as a joke : characterized by jesting : playful

The meaning of the word jocular is said or done as a joke : characterized by jesting : playful.

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WordMeaning
remissionthe act or process of remitting
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strangleto choke to death by compressing the throat with something (such as a hand or rope) : throttle
pettyhaving secondary rank or importance : minor
sobernot intoxicated
pastrya dough that is used to make pies and other baked goods and typically has a high fat content : paste
innovationa new idea, method, or device : novelty
invalidateto make invalid
defunctno longer living, existing, or functioning
quellto thoroughly overwhelm and reduce to submission or passivity