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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Inappropriate levity.

Usage examples (39)
  • As Schwiebert once quietly complained to me, “a time in media when flippancy is substituted for genuine knowledge.”
  • But behind his flippancy was a certain grim disquiet: who or what had incited this magic sword to slay him?
  • Gone was the slang flippancy, the hard roughness.
  • So delicate, in fact, that treating it with this kind of flippancy is entirely inappropriate. for more
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