Definition of Drolleries

1. Noun. Plural of drollery. ¹



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Definition of Drolleries

1. drollery [n] - See also: drollery

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Drolleries

droiled
droiling
droils
droit
droits
droitural
droitzschka
droitzschkas
drole
droler
droles
drolest
droll
drolled
droller
drolleries (current term)
drollers
drollery
drollest
drolling
drollingly
drollings
drollish
drollist
drollists
drollness
drollnesses
drolls
drolly
dromaeognathous

Literary usage of Drolleries

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1. Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine Counties of by Chetham Society (1877)
"drolleries.—Bristol Drollery. Poems and Songs. By Mr. C. sm: 8vo. London, Printed for Charles Allen, Bookseller iu Bristol, 1674. ..."

2. Collectanea Anglo-poetica: Or, A Bibliographical and Descriptive Catalogue by Thomas Corser, James Crossley (1877)
"drolleries.—Bristol Drollery. Poems and Songs. By Mr. C. sm: 8vo. London, Printed for Charles Allen, Bookseller in Bristol, 1674. ..."

3. A History of American Literature by Moses Coit Tyler (1878)
"... heterogeneous, able book—Its style and scope—Its drolleries—His dislike of the Indians, of the French, of Whitefield, of Bishop Berkeley, and of paper- ..."

4. A History of American Literature During the Colonial Period, 1607-1765 by Moses Coit Tyler (1878)
"... heterogeneous, able book—Its style and scope—Its drolleries—His dislike of the Indians, of the French, of Whitefield, of Bishop Berkeley, ..."

5. The New English by T[homas] L[aurence] Kington Oliphant (1886)
"... 'Choice drolleries.' The old form demy (deny) is still used ; the и replaces a, as clutter for clatter ; the word ale rimes sometimes with small, ..."

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