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droll
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  • Muishkin turned, and to his great surprise observed a red, flushed face and a droll-looking figure which he recognized at once as that of Ferdishenko.
  • I had procured it while still a boy, at that droll age when the stories of duels and highwaymen begin to delight one, and when one imagines oneself nobly standing fire at some future day, in a duel.
  • "Yes, it’s a droll situation; I really don’t know what advice to give you," replied Evgenie, laughing.

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  • I appreciate her droll sense of humor.
  • I can usually count on a droll tweet a week from her.

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