witticism


witticism

noun

Definition of WITTICISM

something said or done to cause laughter <a drama critic who is best remembered for his biting witticisms>
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]

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