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drollery


drollery

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Definition of DROLLERY

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something said or done to cause laughter <the film's sophisticated drolleries will elicit smiles and chuckles even upon repeated viewings>
Synonyms boff (or boffo), boffola, crack, drollery, funny, gag, giggle [chiefly British], jape, jest, josh, laugh, nifty, one-liner, pleasantry, quip, rib, sally, waggery, wisecrack, witticism, yuk (or yuck also yak or yock) [slang]

February 27, 2015
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