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ˈdroʊ lə ridrolle·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drollery, clowning, comedy, funninessnoun

    a comic incident or series of incidents

  2. drollery, waggerynoun

    a quaint and amusing jest


  1. drollerynoun

    comical quality.

  2. drollerynoun

    amusing behaviour.

  3. drollerynoun

    something humorous, funny or comical.

  4. drollerynoun

    a puppet show; a comic play or entertainment; a comic picture; a caricature.

  5. drollerynoun

    a joke; a funny story.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Drollerynoun

    the quality of being droll; sportive tricks; buffoonery; droll stories; comical gestures or manners

    Etymology: [F. drlerie. See Droll.]

  2. Drollerynoun

    something which serves to raise mirth

    Etymology: [F. drlerie. See Droll.]

  3. Drollerynoun

    a puppet show; also, a puppet

    Etymology: [F. drlerie. See Droll.]

  4. Drollerynoun

    a lively or comic picture

    Etymology: [F. drlerie. See Droll.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drollery in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drollery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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