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wry -- as in: wry sense of humor
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • If they lost…. well, Harry thought wryly, he had still endured worse mutterings…… Harry had no reason to regret his choice once he saw Dean fly that evening; he worked well with Ginny and Demelza.

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  • "Yes indeedy," said Jean Louise wryly.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • You’re screwed, Elias, a wry voice tells me.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes

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