Student Thesaurus

One entry found for facetious.
Entry Word: facetious
Function: adjective
Text: 1 given to or marked by mature intelligent humor <the essay is a facetious commentary on the absurdity of war as a solution for international disputes> -- see WITTY
2 making light of something usually regarded as serious or sacred <a facetious and tasteless remark about people in famine-stricken countries being spared the problem of overeating> -- see FLIPPANT