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drollery

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1 something said or done to cause laughter
  • the film's sophisticated drolleries will elicit smiles and chuckles even upon repeated viewings

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2 the amusing quality or element in something
  • though generally serious, the novel about a seriously dysfunctional family is not without drollery

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The first known use of drollery was in 1597

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“Drollery.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/drollery. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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