Raillery and Wit


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Raillery noun – Good-natured teasing or exchanging of clever remarks.
Usage example: Luke had to put up with a lot of raillery from his sister the first time he asked a girl for a date

Wit and raillery are semantically related In some cases you can use "Wit" instead a noun "Raillery".
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Wit noun – A person (as a writer) noted for or specializing in humor.
Raillery and wit are semantically related in humor topic. Sometimes you can use "Raillery" instead a noun "Wit", if it concerns topics such as amusement, repartee.
Nearby Words: witty, witling
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