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banter
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
casual conversation that is clever and amuses and/or teases
  • "Not much, I am sorry to say," answered the Vicar, accustomed to parry Mr. Toller's banter about his belief in the new medical light.
    Book 7 — Two Temptations (0% in)

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