jovially jovially

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a jovial manner

Usage(s):

  • When a student hit the presidential leg with a snowball, Nixon reacted jovially and quickly.

News

  • Chad Johnson gets 30 days for probation violation

    Chad Johnson was ordered to serve 30 days in jail for violating the terms of his probation in the domestic violence case involving his ex-wife Evelyn Lozada. Johnson expected to serve no time with a plea deal in the works, but Broward County (Fla.) judge Kathleen McHugh threw out the deal when Johnson jovially slapped his attorney's rear end during the court session. McHugh didn't accept Johnson ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KSAT San Antonio

Quotes

  • "At some point in the pitch I asked, jovially, if the revolver was loaded," Stone writes. "He looked at me in mild disgust. `Gun wouldn't do you no good wasn't loaded, now would it?'"
    on Feb 18, 2007 By: Robert Stone Source: Toronto Star

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