Facetious vs Unfacetious - What's the difference?

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As adjectives the difference between facetious and unfacetious

is that facetious is treating serious issues with deliberately inappropriate humour; flippant while unfacetious is not facetious; serious, sincere.

facetious

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Treating serious issues with deliberately inappropriate humour; flippant.
  • Robbie's joke about Heather's picture was just him being facetious .
  • Pleasantly humorous, jocular.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    Derived terms

    * facetiously * facetiousness

    unfacetious

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Not facetious; serious, sincere.
  • Derived terms

    * unfacetiously