Definition of jesting in US English:

jesting

adjective

  • Said or done for amusement; joking.

    ‘a jesting commentary on world affairs’

noun

  • The action of saying or doing something for amusement.

    ‘laughing and jesting were out of the question’

Pronunciation

jesting

/ˈjestiNG//ˈdʒɛstɪŋ/