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banter
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
casual conversation that is clever and amuses and/or teases
  • Sometimes she and Miss Baker talked at once, unobtrusively and with a bantering inconsequence that was never quite chatter, that was as cool as their white dresses and their impersonal eyes in the absence of all desire.
    p. 12.3

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