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witticism
used in The Awakening

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Definition
a clever, funny remark
  • There were Mr. and Mrs. Merriman, a pretty, vivacious little woman in the thirties; her husband, a jovial fellow, something of a shallow-pate, who laughed a good deal at other people's witticisms, and had thereby made himself extremely popular.
    Chapter 30 (6% in)

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