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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Comical in an odd or whimsical manner.

Usage examples (37)
  • She was efficient and friendly, with a droll sense of humor about the world.
  • A droll little man with a quiet tongue-in-cheek kind of humor
  • KING: And it worked for your kind of droll approach.
  • In JAFL 31: 480-481 is given a Guatemala droll which is clearly derived from the Arabian Nights form of our story. for more
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