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droll
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Bleak House
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  • "A nonentity, sir?" said Richard with a droll look.
  • Now, that seems droll!
  • Oh, how droll!
  • The daughters, who appeared to be very fond of him, were amused by this droll fact, particularly the Comedy daughter.
  • It appeared to be something droll, for occasionally there was a laugh and a cry of "Silence!"
  • That is droll!
  • That is droll.

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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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