pleasant (adj.)
facetious, joking, droll
H5 I.ii.260[King Henry to Ambassador] We are glad the Dauphin is so pleasant with us
H5 I.ii.282[King Henry to Ambassador] tell the pleasant Prince this mock of his / Hath turned his balls to gun-stones
H8 II.iii.93.1[Anne to Old Lady] Come, you are pleasant
MA I.i.34[Messenger to Beatrice, of Benedick] he's ... as pleasant as ever he was
MM III.ii.107[disguised Duke to Lucio] You are pleasant
TC III.i.61[Pandarus to Helen] you are pleasant with me
TS III.i.56[Bianca to Hortensio as Licio, of him and Lucentio as Cambio] take it not unkindly, pray, / That I have been thus pleasant with you both
TS IV.v.72[Vincentio to Petruchio, of his companions] Like pleasant travellers, to break a jest / Upon the company you overtake
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