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pleasantry

pleas·ant·ry

pleasantry

 
pronunciation:
ple zn tri
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: pleasantries
definition: a casual remark intended to compliment or otherwise please another, esp. in a social situation of no great importance.
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