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noun as in witty communication, often verbal


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Luckily, this show is way more fun—it features lots of sex, elaborate scheming, and the quick quips HIMYM used to be known for.

Catty quips about style choices are met with irrational exuberance over over-hyped new designs.

We did a comedy table and got a bunch of comedians to talk out joke suggestions, because Spider-Man is known for his quips.

It was possibly a genuine mistake that inspired another of her trademark quips.

“Maybe your next movie might be Beasts of the Southern Comfort,” Wilson quips.

And they made rough quips with one another, still as if we were on the other side of the invisible screen.

For the rest, the quips and quiddities are in intentional disorder.

He was a dwarf, full of comical movements as well as of quips and quirks.

The woods rang out with many a merry laugh at our quips and cranks and gay badinage that afternoon.

She canted her head a little to one side; such an encounter of personal quips was a seventh heaven to her.

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On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to quips, such as: pun, gibe, satire, banter, retort, and repartee.

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