Definition of facetious:
trifling, jocund, capering, quippish, playful, pleasant, light, epigrammatic, flip, wisecracking, merry, sportive, jokey, fanciful, sprightly, jocose, farcical, wry, laughter, ridiculous, jolly, quizzical, amusing, whimsical, indecorous, flippant, jesting, study at witty, ludicrous, tongue-in-cheek, not serious, salty, satirical, putting one on, punning, joshing, laughable, kidding, bantering, jocose, humorous, ironic, pert, comedic, humourous, irreverent.
witty (part of speech: adjective)
- "The Window at the White Cat", Mary Roberts Rinehart.
- "The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns", Arnold Bennett.
When Lord Helmstone said that- which, in the way of facetious persons secure from criticism, he did a great many times- a colour like a girl's would sometimes overspread Ranny's face, in spite of the implication being so little of a novelty.- "My Little Sister", Elizabeth Robins.