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Definition 1: a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for wittiness in the sense of this definition

(wittiness is a kind of ...) what a communication that is about something is about

(... is a kind of wittiness ) an exceedingly good witticism that surpasses all that have gone before

(... is a kind of wittiness ) ribald humor

(... is a kind of wittiness ) verbal wit or mockery (often at another's expense but not to be taken seriously)

"he became a figure of fun" "he said it in sport"

(... is a kind of wittiness ) a humorous or satirical drawing published in a newspaper or magazine

(... is a kind of wittiness ) a representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect

(... is a kind of wittiness ) a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter

"he told a very funny joke" "he knows a million gags" "thanks for the laugh" "he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest" "even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point"

(... is a kind of wittiness ) adroitness and cleverness in reply

(... is a kind of wittiness ) a witty comment or writing

(... is a kind of wittiness ) a clever remark

(... is a kind of wittiness ) a witty remark that occurs to you too late

(... is a kind of wittiness ) wit having a sharp and caustic quality

"he commented with typical pungency" "the bite of satire"

(... is a kind of wittiness ) witty language used to convey insults or scorn

"he used sarcasm to upset his opponent" "irony is wasted on the stupid" "Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their own"

(wittiness is the domain which ... is member of) (used facetiously) refinement

(wittiness is the domain which ... is member of) (used facetiously) refined and well-mannered

(wittiness is the usage domain for ...) (facetious) a serving of an alcoholic beverage

(wittiness is the usage domain for ...) a harsh or humorous critic (sometimes intended as a facetious compliment)

"the honoree gave his roasters as good as he got"

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