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droll
used in Northanger Abbey

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Definition
comical in an odd way

or:

comical — while clever and understated
  • There was not a single point in which we differed; I would not have had you by for the world; you are such a sly thing, I am sure you would have made some droll remark or other about it.
    Chapter 10 (10% in)

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