Word of the Day: facetious

Pronunciation: [fuh-SEE-shuh s]

Definition(s): not meant to be taken seriously or literally:
2. lacking serious intent; concerned with something nonessential,amusing, or frivolous:

Part of Speech: adjective

Sentence: The comedian was being facetious when he said he robbed a bank in broad daylight.

Synonyms: whimsical, sarcastic, playful

Antonyms: serious, formal, unfunny

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