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banter
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Crime and Punishment
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  • "And what a regiment it was, too," cried Ilya Petrovitch, much gratified at this agreeable banter, though still sulky.
  • Pyotr Petrovitch met her "politely and affably," but with a certain shade of bantering familiarity which in his opinion was suitable for a man of his respectability and weight in dealing with a creature so young and so interesting as she.

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  • banter among friends
  • She was too slow to banter well, but he appreciated her earnestness.

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