facetious

US [fəˈsiʃəs]
UK [fəˈsiːʃəs]
  • adj.乱引人发笑的;不问场合耍聪明的
  • Web滑稽的;幽默的;好开玩笑的
facetious
adj.
1.
乱引人发笑的;不问场合耍聪明的trying to appear amusing and intelligent at a time when other people do not think it is appropriate, and when it would be better to be serious
a facetious comment/remark
不问场合耍聪明的议论
Stop being facetious; this is serious.
别乱开玩笑,这是个严肃的事。

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