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- (Received Pronunciation, General American) IPA(key): /fəˈsiːʃəsli/
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- Hyphenation: fa‧ce‧tious‧ly
- In a facetious or flippant manner; in a manner that treats serious issues with deliberately inappropriate humor
- (dated) In a pleasantly humorous or playful fashion.
- (with inappropriate humor): flippantly
- (in a pleasantly humorous fashion): humorously, jocularly, playfully