What is another word for drollery?

177 synonyms found


[ dɹˈə͡ʊləɹi], [ dɹˈə‍ʊləɹi], [ d_ɹ_ˈəʊ_l_ə_ɹ_i]

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How to use "Drollery" in context?

The word "drollery" derives from the Old French word "droll," meaning "joking," "a sudden burst of laughter," or "a stupid person." The word's use has spread across various languages, and can mean anything from a light-hearted gesture to a more sinister piece of behavior.

In classical literature, drollery was often used as a tool to introduce more serious or serious topics in a humorous way.

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