What does raillery mean?

Definitions for raillery
ˈreɪ lə riraillery

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word raillery.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. banter, raillery, give-and-take, backchat(noun)

    light teasing repartee

Wiktionary

  1. raillery(Noun)

    good-natured ridicule, jest or banter

Webster Dictionary

  1. Raillery(noun)

    pleasantry or slight satire; banter; jesting language; satirical merriment

  2. Origin: [F. raillerie, fr. railler. See Rail to scoff.]

How to pronounce raillery?

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How to say raillery in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of raillery in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of raillery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of raillery in a Sentence

  1. Aristotle:

    Humor is the only test of gravity, and gravity of humor; for a subject which will not bear raillery is suspicious, and a jest which will not bear serious examination is false wit.

Images & Illustrations of raillery

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