Pronunciation: ( jō'vē-ul), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/jovial.html on line 77 [key]
1. endowed with or characterized by a hearty, joyous humor or a spirit of good-fellowship: a wonderfully jovial host.
2. (cap.) of or pertaining to the god Jove, or Jupiter.
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