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facetious
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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Definition
trivial humor
  • We passed the scattered box-like cabins of the brickyard hands, and the long tenement-row facetiously called "The Ark," and were soon in the open country, and on the confines of the great plantations of other days.
    Chapter 7 (22% in)

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