What is the opposite of sardonic?

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Opposite of scornfully mocking or cynical
Adjective
Opposite of harshly sarcastic or satirical in nature
“It started with a tweet which turned into a mild piece of fake news.”
Adjective
Opposite of marked by or given to using irony in order to mock or convey contempt
“Each greeting is accompanied by a great deal of genuine laughter and joyousness.”
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Opposite of derisive or contemptuous
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Opposite of doubtful as to whether something will happen or whether it is worthwhile
Adjective
(of a joke or sense of humour) Opposite of subtle and expressed in a matter-of-fact way
“His comedic style was rather ostentatious and was not to everyone's taste.”
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Opposite of questioning or suggesting puzzlement
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Opposite of using or expressing dry, especially mocking, humour
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Opposite of disdainfully or ironically humorous
“The Joker had a habit of sarcastically asking his victims why they were so serious.”
Adjective
Opposite of having a witty, sarcastic or cynical nature or edge
“Why can't you give me a straight answer to a straight question?”
Adjective
Opposite of feeling or expressing contempt or derision
Adjective
Opposite of hating or disliking mankind
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