drollery definition

  • noun:
    • A comical or whimsical quality.
    • A comical or whimsical means of acting, speaking, or behaving.
    • The act of joking; clowning.
    • One thing, including a story, which comical or whimsical.
    • comical quality.
    • amusing behavior.
    • one thing entertaining, funny or comical.
    • a puppet program; a comic play or entertainment; a comic image; a caricature.
    • a joke; a funny tale.
    • the caliber of being droll; sportive tricks; buffoonery; droll stories; comical motions or ways.
    • something serves to raise mirth.
    • A puppet program; additionally, a puppet.
    • A lively or comic image.
    • The conduct of a droll, buffoon, or wag; some thing done to boost mirth; sportive tricks; buffoonery; fun.
    • the type of being droll; comicalness; laughter.
    • Comical action, such as a dramatic representation; one thing used or done to excite mirth.
    • A comic picture.
    • a comic incident or number of situations
    • a quaint and amusing jest

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