Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A witticism; a play of wit.
- n. witticism; witty comment or composition
GNU Webster's 1913
- A witticism.
- n. a witty comment or writing
“Amsterdam is an intricate satirical jeu d'esprit and topical to the point of Tom Wolfeishness.”
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