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Annual property taxes are risible resembling other states’ monthly bills.LOVELY, LITTLE DELAWARE — LONG FAMOUS FOR CORPORATIONS, CHICKENS AND CREDIT CARDS — IS READY FOR ITS BIG MOMENTKAREN HELLERJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Risible, riz′i-bl, adj. capable of exciting laughter: laughable: amusing.CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
Her exclamations, at his extraordinary appearance, were too much for the risible muscles of the rest of the company.MANNERS, VOL 2 OF 3FRANCES BROOKE
Toby's breath caught in his throat for a moment, but he stiffened his risible muscle like a man.MAMMON AND CO.E. F. BENSON
Humor operates from within, with its slow and prolonged excitation of your risible soul.THE KNICKERBOCKER, VOL. 57, NO. 1, JANUARY 1861VARIOUS
Man is the only risible animal: risibility may be said, therefore, to be his distinguishing mark.BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 64, NO. 398, DECEMBER 1848VARIOUS
The reciprocal civility of authors is one of the most risible scenes in the farce of life.THE WORKS OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, VOL. 6SAMUEL JOHNSON
Each laughing face in Hogarth's print exhibits a different mode or a different stage of the risible paroxysm.LIBRARY OF THE WORLD'S BEST LITERATURE, ANCIENT AND MODERN, VOL. 12VARIOUS
He had not, however, been long in the room before admiration of his person got the better of such risible ideas.AMELIAHENRY FIELDING
This is true enough; for such a farago of incongruous, risible, and horrible events, are no where else recorded.BIBLIOMANIA; OR BOOK-MADNESSTHOMAS FROGNALL DIBDIN

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