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Definition of "wryness" [wry•ness]

  • The state of being wry (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "wryness" in a sentence
  • "So the publishers put, let's say, a little bit of extra effort into VELLUM (to understate it with a certain wryness)."
  • "There's a kind of wryness — I'm sure Chekhov didn't expect you to have an evening of loud laughter."
  • "Her heritage is about imagination and storytelling with large doses of passion and wryness which is reflected in her work."