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wry
used in Angelfall

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Definition
understated humor — often sarcastic or ironic — often expressed by twisting the face

or (more rarely):  a facial expression showing displeasure
  • It's hard to see his expression in the dark, but his voice sounds both skeptical and wry.
    p. 59.6

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