"Don’t banter me," she said, wounded at what appeared to be his flippancy.
There are no more uses of "flippant" in the book.
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Her response is entertaining, but the question deserves a less flippant answer.
Despite what those flippant "I’m a Mac/PC" ads would have you believe, Microsoft is not a shlub in a bad blazer and pleated khakis: it’s still the world’s largest software company and a force to be reckoned with.