Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 12/11/18 Waggish

Waggish (adjective)
waggish [wag-ish]

1. like a wag; roguish in merriment and good humor; jocular: Fielding and Sterne are waggish writers.
2. characteristic of or befitting a wag: waggish humor.

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1. jocund, mischievous, merry, jocose, droll, comical, funny. See humorous.

Related Words for waggish
amusing, blithe, bubbly, cheerful, comical, frolicsome, funny, gay, humorous, jaunty, jesting, jocular, jocund, joking, jolly, joyous, kittenish, lighthearted, lively, merry

Origin: First recorded in 1580–90; wag + -ish

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