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wry meaning and definition

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WRY adjective

Definition of wry (adjective)

  1. humorously sarcastic or mocking
    • "dry humor"; "an ironic remark often conveys an intended meaning obliquely"; "an ironic novel"; "an ironical smile"; "with a wry Scottish wit"
    • synonyms: dry, ironic, ironical
  2. bent to one side
    • "a wry neck"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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