Joke and Pleasantry

Joke

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Joke noun – Something said or done to cause laughter.
Usage example: he was known for his hilarious jokes

Pleasantry is a synonym for joke in fun topic. In some cases you can use "Pleasantry" instead a noun "Joke", when it comes to topics like funny story, wittiness. popular alternative
Nearby Words: joking, joker, jokey, joked, jokingly
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Pleasantry

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Pleasantry noun – Something said or done to cause laughter.
Usage example: his after-dinner speeches usually include the sort of gentle pleasantry that raises a chuckle

Joke is a synonym for pleasantry in wittiness topic. You can use "Joke" instead a noun "Pleasantry", if it concerns topics such as nice remark. popular alternative
Nearby Word: pleasant
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Pleasantry and Joke. (2016). Retrieved 2020, November 24, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/joke/pleasantry
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