Sentence Examples with the word jocose

In public life it did him some harm in the opinion of serious people, who could not believe that so jocose a politician had solid capacity.

The tone of the proclamation was not as jocose as in the former Chigirin talks.

Fraknoi, The Embassies of Cardinal Carvajal to Hungary (Hung., Budapest, 1889); Marzio Galeotti, De egregie sapienter et jocose dictis ac factis Matthiae regis (Script.