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Daemon
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epigram

(noun) A witty, often paradoxical remark, concisely expressed.

Synonyms: quip

Usage: These gentlemen were obliged to be civil in public, yet they cut at each other with epigrams that were as sharp as razors.
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epigram
Definition: (noun) A witty, often paradoxical remark, concisely expressed.
Synonyms: quip
Usage: These gentlemen were obliged to be civil in public, yet they cut at each other with epigrams that were as sharp as razors.
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Mr Landau referred to the subversive epigram: a Treaty is a disagreement reduced into writing.

Sas? Nic. Sassnitz. Rug, ja? Rugen. Telemark in Harzgerode.
Adyl Mouhei
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Daemon wrote:
epigram

(noun) A witty, often paradoxical remark, concisely expressed.

Synonyms: quip

Usage: These gentlemen were obliged to be civil in public, yet they cut at each other with epigrams that were as sharp as razors.
8BooksOfSengathe
Posted: Monday, June 24, 2019 9:35:30 AM

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Daemon wrote:
epigram

(noun) A witty, often paradoxical remark, concisely expressed.

Synonyms: quip

Usage: These gentlemen were obliged to be civil in public, yet they cut at each other with epigrams that were as sharp as razors.


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The meeting of former ambassadors was filled with
friendly greetings , recollections , photography
and the bantering of epigrams.
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